Organic Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305080483
ISBN 13: 978-1-30508-048-5

Chapter 2 - Polar Covalent Bonds; Acids and Bases - Exercises: 22

Answer

In dichloroethylene there is a dipole moment due to the unsymmetrical stretching. However, in trans-dichloroethylene there is no dipole moment due to symmetrical stretching.

Work Step by Step

In dichloroethylene there is a dipole moment due to the unsymmetrical stretching. However, in trans-dichloroethylene there is no dipole moment due to symmetrical stretching.
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