# Problem: Below are various rankings of intermolecular forces, which option correctly ranks the given forces from weakest to strongest? a) dipole-dipole &lt; ion-dipole &lt; ion-induced dipole b) dispersion &lt; ion-induced dipole &lt; dipole-induced dipole c) dipole-dipole &lt; hydrogen bonding &lt; dipole-induced dipole d) ion-induced dipole &lt; dipole-dipole &lt; hydrogen bonding e) dipole-induced dipole &lt; hydrogen bonding &lt; ion-induced dipole

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Below are various rankings of intermolecular forces, which option correctly ranks the given forces from weakest to strongest?

a) dipole-dipole < ion-dipole < ion-induced dipole

b) dispersion < ion-induced dipole < dipole-induced dipole

c) dipole-dipole < hydrogen bonding < dipole-induced dipole

d) ion-induced dipole < dipole-dipole < hydrogen bonding

e) dipole-induced dipole < hydrogen bonding < ion-induced dipole

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