## Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 10 - Sections 10.1-10.8 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 47

#### Answer

The polar bonds cancel each other's opposing effects, with a net nonpolar effect.

#### Work Step by Step

CO$_2$ is a linear molecule, and the dipoles are opposite each other. CCl$_4$ is tetrahedral, and its four dipoles also oppose each other.

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