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Posted: Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:33 pm
How can you tell whether a force is strong or weak?
Posted: Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:41 pm
Here is a helpful diagram:
Posted: Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:42 pm
Are you talking about intermolecular forces, because you just have to remember them.
In order from strongest to weakest, it goes:
induced dipole-induced dipole
You can also tell if the intermolecular forces are stronger if the melting/boiling point is higher. It requires more energy to break the bonds.
Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 2:29 am
does anyone have any tips on how to identify forces as strong or weak?