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Shapes and Polarity of Polyatomic Molecules

Chemistry: The Central Science | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321696724 | Authors: Theodore E. Brown; H. Eugene LeMay; Bruce E. Bursten; Catherine Murphy; Patrick Woodward ISBN: 9780321696724 27

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Problem 38E

Problem 38E

Shapes and Polarity of Polyatomic Molecules (Section)

Consider a molecule with formula AX3. Supposing the A—X bond is polar, how would you expect the dipole moment of the AX3 molecule to change as the X—A—X bond angle increases from 100° to 120°?

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CEM 141 Lecture 31: Intermolecular Forces Dr. Jian Hu November 16 , 2016 Steps for Determining Molecular Polarity 1. Draw the Lewis Structure 2. Determine the electron center geometry 3. Determine the molecular shape 4. Determine the bond polarities 5. Add up the bond polarities (accounting for direction, because they are vector quantities) 6. Determine the molecular polarity  Examples: BH is 3onpolar, CF is 4onpolar, CH F is3polar, SO is 3olar Intermolecular Forces and Properties  Melting and boiling points indicate the strength of molecular interactions  In noble gases, LDFs are the only interactions present  Certain molecules can have similar sizes but very different boiling points  indicating various strengths of inter

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Textbook: Chemistry: The Central Science
Edition: 12
Author: Theodore E. Brown; H. Eugene LeMay; Bruce E. Bursten; Catherine Murphy; Patrick Woodward
ISBN: 9780321696724

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