Problem: In which of these compounds would you find ONLY dispersion forces existing between the molecules? I. CCl4; II. NH3; III. CO2; IV. HBr. 1. II and III only 2. I and III only  3. III and IV only 4. I and IV only 5. II only 6. III only 7. IV only 8. I and II only 9. II and IV only 10. I only

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In which of these compounds would you find ONLY dispersion forces existing between the molecules?

I. CCl4;

II. NH3;

III. CO2;

IV. HBr.

1. II and III only
2. I and III only 
3. III and IV only
4. I and IV only
5. II only
6. III only
7. IV only
8. I and II only
9. II and IV only
10. I only

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