Intermolecular Forces and VSEPR

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Intermolecular Forces and VSEPR

Postby zoedfinch1K » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:01 pm

How do we predict the intermolecular forces between molecules by using the VSEPR model?

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Re: Intermolecular Forces and VSEPR

Postby Mariepahos4D » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:08 pm

All moelcules have LDF interactions between them. Hydrogen bonding is determined by the presence of H with an N, O, or F. The VSEPR model is used to see if a molecule is polar, which would determine whether there are dipole-dipole interactions or ion-dipole or dipole-induced- dipole interactions

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Re: Intermolecular Forces and VSEPR

Postby PranaviKolla2B » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:14 pm

Which intermolecular force is the strongest?

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Re: Intermolecular Forces and VSEPR

Postby Claire Stoecklein 1E » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:59 pm

The strongest intermolecular force is a hydrogen bond, which occurs between molecules that include Hydrogen and Fluorine, Oxygen, or Nitrogen.

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