Problem:  Which of the following molecules or ions contain polar bonds?(a) O3           (b) S 8           (c) O  22−           (d) NO 3−           (e) CO 2           (f) H 2S           (g) BH 4−

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First, look at the atoms in each compound then compare their electronegativity differences.

Calculate their electronegativity difference (you can find their electronegativity values in your books or on the internet:

0.1 – 0.4  nonpolar covalent

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 Which of the following molecules or ions contain polar bonds?

(a) O3           (b) S 8           (c) O  22−           (d) NO 3           (e) CO 2           (f) H 2S           (g) BH 4

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