Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 7 - Molecular Structures - Questions for Review and Thought - Applying Concepts - Page 325f: 94b



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A is clearly false, for hydrogen bonding can only occur when hydrogen is bonded to a very electronegative element. B is also incorrect, for hydrogen bonding only occurs between positive and negative poles. C is incorrect as well, for that shows the covalent bond itself, not hydrogen bonding, which is $inter$molecular. Only diagram D correctly shows hydrogen bonding.
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