Page 1 of 1

CH2Cl2

Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:24 am
by Rita Chen 1B
Why is CH2Cl2 going to have dipole-dipole interactions? Does the symmetry not matter?

Re: CH2Cl2

Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:28 am
by Samuel Tzeng 1B
since the C-H bonds and C-Cl bonds have differing polarities, the molecule will be polar and will have dipole-dipole interactions