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.
Water (H2O) is a polar molecule that exhibits hydrogen bonding.
Intermolecular Forces (IMF) are the attractive forces between 2 molecules.
▪ strongest IMF
▪ deals with the attraction between an ion and a polar compound.
• Hydrogen Bonding
The following substances dissolve when added to water. Classify the substances according to the strongest solute-solvent interaction that will occur between the given substances and water during dissolution.
1. Ion-dipole forces
2. Dipole-dipole forces
3. Hydrogen bonding
4. London dispersion forces
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