Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 12 - Solids and Modern Materials - Exercises - Page 522: 12.11a


Molecular crystals have dispersion forces, dipole-dipole forces, and hydrogen bonds between one another.

Work Step by Step

Molecular crystals can have dipole moments and therefore exhibit dipole-dipole forces with one another. Molecular crystals can also contain OH, NH, or HF groups which allow for hydrogen bonding. Molecular crystals also exhibit dispersion forces with one another.
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