Organic Chemistry (8th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321768418
ISBN 13: 978-0-32176-841-4

Chapter 1 - Introduction and Review - Problems: Problem 1-5 f


Chlorine is more electronegative than Nitrogen, so the dipole moment is towards Chlorine

Work Step by Step

On the Pauling electronegativity scale, the electronegativity of Chlorine is 3.2 and Nitrogen is 3.0. Chlorine has higher electronegativity than Nitrogen so the dipole moment is towards Chlorine.
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