# Chemistry

describe what holds a molecule together internally versus what holds different molecules together as solids and liquids

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1. Atoms are held together by ionic or covalent forces (or a combination of the two) to form molecules. Molecules in a liquid or held together by intermolecular forces (dipole-dipole bonds, hydrogen bonds, surface tension, London forces, ion-dipole forces, etc. Solids are held together by the lattice structure of the solid.

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