London Dispersion Forces

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philipraj_1F
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London Dispersion Forces

Postby philipraj_1F » Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:07 pm

Do London Dispersion forces increase from right to left across a periodic table because of less effective nuclear charge causing the atoms to be bigger?

Andrew Pfeiffer 2E
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Re: London Dispersion Forces

Postby Andrew Pfeiffer 2E » Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:10 pm

Yes, London Dispersion Forces are stronger in larger atoms/molecules.


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