Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

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

Chapter 9 - Liquids, Solids, and Materials - Questions for Review and Thought - Topical Questions - Page 421a: 11c



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Here, oxygen is present, allowing for dipolie-dipole interactions. Since it is an extremely electronegative element and is situated in the correct place in the molecule, hydrogen bonding can occur. This molecule, like all molecules, also contains london dispersion forces. However, it is the hydrogen bonding that gives it high intermolecular forces.
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