benzene polarity

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Mallika Singh 1G
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benzene polarity

Postby Mallika Singh 1G » Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:03 pm

is benzene polar?

Ethan Lam 4A
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Re: benzene polarity

Postby Ethan Lam 4A » Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:07 pm

Benzene is nonpolar since all the dipole moments cancel out.

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Re: benzene polarity

Postby Tiffany Dong_4e » Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:12 pm

Benzene is nonpolar. Search up the shape and you'll see the symmetrical structure.

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Re: benzene polarity

Postby katrinawong3d » Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:23 pm

In general, all hydrocarbons are nonpolar.

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Re: benzene polarity

Postby Varadhan_3G » Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:21 am

Benzene is non polar, as it is a hydrocarbon only containing c-c and c-h bonds, and hydrocarbons are generally non polar. The c-h bond, though, is slightly polar, as c is more electronegative than h, giving it a small dipole moment.

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