Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Question

Which of the following hydrogen bonds is the strongest?

  • O – H …… N

  • F – H …… F

  • O – H ….. O

  • O – H …… F

Answer

B.

F – H …… F

The hydrogen bond in HF is strongest, because fluorine is the most electronegative element.

More Chapters from Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure