General Chemistry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1-28505-137-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-137-6

Chapter 15 - Acids and Bases - Exercises - Page 657: 15.24


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We know that nitrogen has a greater electronegativity than carbon. We would expect $H-O$ bond in $H-O-N$ group to be more polar with the H atom having a positive partial charge than the $H-O$ bond the $H-O-C$ group.
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