Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 8 - Covalent Bonding - 8 Assessment: 66

Answer

Hydrogen bonds are formed by a negative and positive attraction between a slightly positive hydrogen atom that is covalently bonded to a highly electronegative atom (such as Oxygen) and an unshared electron pair of a nearby atom.

Work Step by Step

Hydrogen bonds are formed by a negative and positive attraction between a slightly positive hydrogen atom that is covalently bonded to a highly electronegative atom (such as Oxygen) and an unshared electron pair of a nearby atom.
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