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

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Water is a polar molecule which is capable of H-bonds, recall that hydrogen bonding are exhibited by molecules having Hs attached to an electronegative atom (N, O or F)

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

Ice melts

A. Dispersion forces 

B. Dipole-dipole interactions 

C. Hydrogen bonding

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