Hydrogen Bonding

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Nare Arakelian Dis 3E
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Hydrogen Bonding

Postby Nare Arakelian Dis 3E » Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:42 pm

If a molecule, like NH3 for example, has a hydrogen bonded to an electronegative element does this mean there is hydrogen bonding? or does this hydrogen then have to be bonded to another electronegative atom in order for it to be a hydrogen bond?

Kimberly Koo 2I
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Re: Hydrogen Bonding

Postby Kimberly Koo 2I » Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:49 pm

Hydrogen bonding occurs when a H is bonded to a small atom that's very electronegative, like N, O, or F. So NH3 can form hydrogen bonds

Rhea Shah 2F
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Re: Hydrogen Bonding

Postby Rhea Shah 2F » Sun Nov 17, 2019 5:13 pm

Hydrogen bonding occurs between molecules with an N-H, O-H, or F-H bond, and doesn't occur within the molecule with this bond. The hydrogen bond forms between the hydrogen of one of these molecules and the electronegative atom of another molecule.

Edmund Zhi 2B
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Re: Hydrogen Bonding

Postby Edmund Zhi 2B » Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:50 pm

Hydrogen bonding is not the bond between hydrogen and another atom. It is the bond that occurs due to a difference in dipole moments between a partial positive hydrogen and a partial negative N, O, or F.

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Re: Hydrogen Bonding

Postby saigorijavolu2k » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:10 pm

When hydrogen is bonded to N O or F then that is hydrogen bonding

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Re: Hydrogen Bonding

Postby PranaviKolla2B » Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:15 pm

When H is bonded to any other atoms besides those listed above, what type of IF is present?

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