Problem: What kind(s) of intermolecular forces must be overcome during the following phase changes? Solid CO2 sublimes A. Dispersion forces B. Dipole-dipole interactions C. Hydrogen bonding

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CO2 is non-polar molecule which is only capable of dispersion forces as its IMF

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What kind(s) of intermolecular forces must be overcome during the following phase changes? 

Solid CO2 sublimes 

A. Dispersion forces 

B. Dipole-dipole interactions 

C. Hydrogen bonding

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