Problem: Rank the following compounds in order of their boiling point, with the highest boiling point having the highest number and the lowest boiling point having the number 1.

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Recall that H-bonds is one of strongest IMF, where the stronger the IMF, the higher its BP. H-bonds are displayed by molecules with Hs attached on an electronegative atom such as F, O or N.

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Rank the following compounds in order of their boiling point, with the highest boiling point having the highest number and the lowest boiling point having the number 1.

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