Identifying Dipole-Dipole

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Samantha Burmester 3H
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Identifying Dipole-Dipole

Postby Samantha Burmester 3H » Sat Dec 08, 2018 8:20 pm

How do you identify dipole dipole?

Michelle Wang 4I
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Re: Identifying Dipole-Dipole

Postby Michelle Wang 4I » Sat Dec 08, 2018 8:27 pm

If a molecule is polar, then one of its intermolecular forces would be dipole-dipole. To see if a molecule is polar, check if the dipole moments cancel through molecular geometry. If not, (and the atoms are not the same, like C-C) then the molecule is polar.

Karina Koo 2H
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Re: Identifying Dipole-Dipole

Postby Karina Koo 2H » Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:04 am

it would be in between two polar molecules


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