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We’re being asked to determine the polar molecule among the choices.
Recall that when a central atom is surrounded by the same element and doesn’t have any lone pairs, the molecule is nonpolar.
To do so, we first need to do the following steps:
Step 1: Determine the central atom in the molecule.
Step 2: Calculate the total number of valence electrons present.
Step 3: Draw the Lewis structure for the molecule.
Step 4: Determine the polarity of the molecule.
Which of the following molecules is polar?
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