Chemistry (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 8 - Covalent Bonding - 8 Assessment: 93

Answer

Liquid oxygen is paramagnetic, it sticks between the poles of a magnet. Paramagnetism is the attraction to an magnetic field and paramagnetism is associated with one or more unpaired electrons.

Work Step by Step

Liquid oxygen is paramagnetic, it sticks between the poles of a magnet. Paramagnetism is the attraction to an magnetic field and paramagnetism is associated with one or more unpaired electrons.
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