Solutions, Molarity and Intermolecular Forces Video Lessons

Video Thumbnail

Concept:

Problem: When argon is placed in a container of neon, the argon spontaneously disperses throughout the neon because __________.A) of hydrogen bondingB) of the large attractive forces between argon and neon atomsC) a decrease in energy occurs when the two mixD) of solvent-solute interactionsE) the dispersion of argon atoms produces an increase in disorder

FREE Expert Solution

Recall that the main idea in dissolution is like dissolves like, which means compounds with the same polarity and intermolecular force can dissolve each other.


86% (270 ratings)
View Complete Written Solution
Problem Details

When argon is placed in a container of neon, the argon spontaneously disperses throughout the neon because __________.

A) of hydrogen bonding

B) of the large attractive forces between argon and neon atoms

C) a decrease in energy occurs when the two mix

D) of solvent-solute interactions

E) the dispersion of argon atoms produces an increase in disorder

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Solutions, Molarity and Intermolecular Forces concept. You can view video lessons to learn Solutions, Molarity and Intermolecular Forces. Or if you need more Solutions, Molarity and Intermolecular Forces practice, you can also practice Solutions, Molarity and Intermolecular Forces practice problems.