I'm trying to find if potassium nitrate is polar or non-polar by using the electronegativity scale. Can someone check my work? Electronegativity: potassium: 0.82 nitrogen: 3.04 oxygen: 3.44 =3.44-3.04 =0.82-0.4 =0.4 =0.42 So the final answer is 0.42 and by

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  1. CHEM

    Which statement best describes the polarity of SF_4Cl_2?? (or: SF4Cl2, if that helps more) 1. Always polar. 2. Always nonpolar. 3. Depending on the arrangement of outer atoms, this molecule could be polar or nonpolar. & how can you tell for certain??? I

  2. chem

    choose the compound below that contains at least one polar covalent bond, but is nonpolar a. ICl3 b SeBr4 c. CF4 d. HCN Im stuck between C and D C is a tetrahedral which has no net dipole so is non polar, and D is linear which also makes it non polar.

  3. Chemistry

    Hi. Is PO4(3-) polar or non-polar? Why or why not? Thanks! Look up the electronegativity of P and O. I think I remember that O is about 3.5 and P is about 2.1; therefore, each P-O bond is somewhat polar. Thus, the ion will be polar unless the Lewis

  4. Chemistry - molecular polarity

    Hi Dr. Bob. Could you please take a look at the question below and my work? I'm not sure how to get the correct answer for this question. I would greatly appreciate your help! How many of the following molecules are polar? BrCl3 CS2 SiF4 SO3 A) 1 B) 2 C) 3

  5. Carson

    What is the molecular geometry shape for H2GeO and is Sel2 polar or non polar. Thanks

  6. Chemistry

    Identify the molecule that has polar bonds but is non-polar (net dipole moment is 0) a. CHCl3 b. NH3 c. BCl3 d. SCl2 e. H2S

  7. chemistry, polar or nonpolar

    Why is NO3 nonpolar but CIF3 is polar? I looked at the lewis structures, they look similar, but why is one opposite. also, when something is polar or non polar, my teacher said I should see which atom is more electronegativity is higher and draw arrows

  8. Chemistry

    Could you please explain how electronegativity works and how you find the total electronegativity value of PO3 K2O H2S GIVEN: P- 2.1, O-3.5, K- 0.8, H- 2.1, and S- 2.5 Also how to you tell if the compound is ionic, polar covalent, or non polar covalent?

  9. Chemistry

    Not every molecule with polar bonds is polar. Explain this statement. Use CCl©þ as an example.

  10. chemistry

    What two conditions necessary for molecules to be polar? Her's my answer pls check. First, at least one covalent bond in the molecule has to be a polar covalent bond. For a bond to be polar, there must be a difference in the electronegativities of the two

  11. CHEMISTRY

    Determine if it is polar or non-polar molecule: C3H6O C2H5OH SiCl4 NH3 CO2 C3H8 H2O N2 My ans are: Polar Polar Polar Nonpolar polar Nonpolar are my answers correct????

  12. Chemistry

    I'm trying to find if potassium nitrate is polar or non-polar by using the electronegativity scale. Can someone check my work? Electronegativity: potassium: 0.82 nitrogen: 3.04 oxygen: 3.44 =3.44-3.04 =0.82-0.4 =0.4 =0.42 So the final answer is 0.42 and by

  13. Chemistry

    Can you please answer this question: Both water and carbon dioxide are triatomic molecules. Explain why one of these molecules is polar and the other is nonpolar? Carbon dioxide is linear :C::O::C: and therefore has no net electrical dipole. Water is a

  14. calc 3

    Use polar coordinates to find the limit. [If (r, θ) are polar coordinates of the point (x, y) with r ≥ 0, note that r → 0+ as (x, y) → (0, 0).] (If an answer does not exist, enter DNE.) lim (x, y)→(0, 0) [(3e^−x^2− y^2) − 3]/ (x^2 + y^2)

  15. chemistry

    Explain whether C2H3Cl is polar or non-polar and why? Explain how electronegativity is applied to the answer.

  16. Chemistry - check answers

    1) Which element has the largest first ionization energy? A) Rb, B) Fr, C) K, D) Na, E) Mg Answer: E 2) Which has the highest electronegativity? A) Na, B) Cs, C) Si, D) Te, E) Cl Answer: E 3) In which of the following are the bonds arranged in order of

  17. science(chem)

    statement from my text says: "like disolves like", This rule is most commonly applied to polar and nonpolar compounds. According to this rule, a polar solvent will dissolve polar(or ionic) compounds and non polar solven will dissolve nonpolar compounds.

  18. Chemistry

    If a molecule has polar bonds, does it also have Dipole-Dipole IMF’s? Explain. (This is my explanation) This depends on whether the molecule is polar or nonpolar because the polarity of a molecule is not only determined by the presence of polar bonds,

  19. Chemistry

    Which of the following statements is (or are) true? I. All polar molecules have dipole moments. II. All polar molecules have oppositely charged regions. III. A polar molecule is attracted to other molecules because of electrostatic forces. IV. All polar

  20. chemistry

    Approximately what electronegativity difference would you expect for a polar covalent bond?

  21. Chem

    Is a C-H bond polar or non-polar? Is a C-Cl bond polar or non-polar? I have different sources giving me different ranges. One says that anything with an electronegetivity of 0.5 or less is non-polar and I have anothre source saying anything 0.3 and less is

  22. SCIENCE

    What type of bonding holds the compound, sodium cyanide, together? The CN bond is covalent. The Na to CN bond is, in most minds, an ionic bond. The electronegativity of C is about 2.1 and that of Na is about 1; therefore, with a difference of about 1 it is

  23. CHEMISTRY

    Hello, I am wondering what exactly characterizes a polar molecule. Are all polar molecules charged? How do you tell if an uncharged molecule is polar? Thank you so much!

  24. Chemistry

    What is the charatteristic of covalent bonding meaining what happens and then what is the result from what happened (like does it form a molecule, compund, etc. . . Same thing for ionic bodnging The ionic part is discussed below. Look for a chemistry post

  25. Chemistry

    Liquid methyl alcohol, which has polar molecules, will dissolve: A. only solutes that are other polar liquids. B. only solutes that are other liquids. C. nonpolar solutes. D. polar solutes. Is the answer d.

  26. Chemistry

    Why is PBr5 considered non polar when its difference in electronegativity is 0.7, which would make it polar covalent? Is it then polar covalent or how do we determine how it is non-polar?

  27. bio (plasma membrane)

    I understand that the plasma membrane is composed of a polar head and non polar tail. I read in my textbook that small non-polar molecules readily pass through and that polar and non-polar repel. so how do non-polar substance pass the the polar head?

  28. Chemistry

    How do i figure this? State whether the following compound contain polar covalent bonds, non-polar covalent bonds, or ionic bonds, based on their electronegativities. 1)KF_________ Look up the electronegativity values for K and F and make your decision. We

  29. Chemistry;Check?!

    Can you check these? Strong attractive forces that keep atoms connected together are called _____. A. valence electrons B. chemical bonds C. cations D. anions Which of the following is NOT a type of bonding that occurs between atoms? A. covalent bonding B.

  30. chem

    thanks Is sodium nitrate polar or nonpolar and how do I figure this out? thanks You need to consult your text or your notes to see what you teacher calls ionic and what s/he calls covalent. Generally, a difference in electronegativity (you can look up the

  31. chemistry

    Determine if it is polar or non-polar molecule: C3H6O C2H5OH SiCl4 NH3 CO2 C3H8 H2O N2 My ans are: Polar Polar Polar polar Nonpolar nonpolar polar Nonpolar are my answers correct???? No one has answered this question yet.

  32. chem

    Using electronegativity arguments, classify the following diatomic molecules as nonpolar (N), polar (P), or ionic (I), and enter five letters in order (e.g. NPNPI, INPNP, etc) : NaF, HF, NaH, CaO, and F2. Look up electronegativity (EN)of each element and

  33. Chemistry-Polarity

    I am having trouble understanding polarity. I think I understand what it is - when a chemical bond occurs and there is or is not a resulting charge on the molecule. And the book says that the amount of polarity is the difference in the electronegativity

  34. Chemistry

    Are all/most organic compounds non polar? Not all, certainly. Many are non-polar. Most, I don't know. It all depends upon how you define most. Acids, acid chlorides, amines, phenols, ketones, aldehydes, and the like are polar. There are a bunch of those

  35. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with

  36. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with

  37. math

    plot the given polar coordinate and find three additional polar representations of the point. (3, (5*pi) /6))

  38. Physics

    An 80 kg hunter gets a rope around a 400 kg polar bear. They are stationary and on frictionless level ice, initially 60 m apart. When the hunter pulls the polar bear to him, the polar bear will move: 1. 10 m 2. 30 m

  39. chemistry

    hi, I am wondering if benzyl acetate is polar or nonpolar? because it has a non polar benzene ring but also it has the ester bit attached so i am confused. Also i cant seem to understand the vander waal forces that are in it. if anybody could help that

  40. Trig

    Find three additional polar representation of the point (-3, pie over 6) given in polar coordinates,using -2 pie

  41. chemistry

    which on of them are polar and non polar? PBr_3 SO_3 AsCl_3 ClF_3 BCI_3 Cl is chloride

  42. Chemistry

    Why is water liquid and carbon dioxide gas? Based on things like polarity, polar vs. non-polar

  43. Science

    Can you explain how attractions between molecules could cause polar water to have a higher boiling point than a non polar carbon dioxide?

  44. Chemistry

    Could you please explain how electronegativity works and how you find the total electronegativity value of PO3 K2O H2S GIVEN: P- 2.1, O-3.5, K- 0.8, H- 2.1, and S- 2.5 Also how to you tell if the compound is ionic, polar covalent, or non polar covalent?

  45. CHEMISTRY

    Determine if it is polar or non-polar molecule: C3H6O C2H5OH SiCl4 NH3 CO2 C3H8 H2O N2 My ans are: Polar Polar Polar polar Nonpolar nonpolar polar Nonpolar are my answers correct????

  46. Chemistry

    can you please tell me if I have the correct molecule type PO4 3- polar SO3 polar NO2- polar BrCl polar

  47. chemistry

    i have to decide which one is more polar by using an arrow. 1. N-H 2. O-F 3.C-O Look up the electronegativity on a chart and take the difference between the two elements. The larger the difference the more polar.

  48. Math ! Please Help !

    1.Graph the polar equation r=3-2sin(theta) 2. Find the polar coordinates of 6 radical 3,6 for r > 0. 3. Find the rectangular coordinates of (7, 30°). 4. Write the rectangular equation in polar form. (x – 4)2 + y2 = 16 5. Write the equation –2x + 6y =

  49. Calculus please help !

    1.Graph the polar equation r=3-2sin(theta) 2. Find the polar coordinates of 6 radical 3,6 for r > 0. 3. Find the rectangular coordinates of (7, 30°). 4. Write the rectangular equation in polar form. (x – 4)2 + y2 = 16 5. Write the equation –2x + 6y =

  50. Pre-calculus; urgent ! Please help !

    1.Graph the polar equation r=3-2sin(theta) 2. Find the polar coordinates of 6 radical 3,6 for r > 0. 3. Find the rectangular coordinates of (7, 30°). 4. Write the rectangular equation in polar form. (x – 4)2 + y2 = 16 5. Write the equation –2x + 6y =

  51. Orgnic chemistry

    Some molecules w/ non polar bonds like C-S and C-I when exposed to a highly polar environment may assume polarity -Due to vacant d orbitals of S (i don't get this. So if it has a lot of vacant orbitals it will be polar?) -big atomic radius of I (please

  52. chemistry

    my teacher told me that polar bonds have a difference in elecronegativities of .4-2.1 is that the only way to find if a bond is polar? also how would you find out if the MOLECULE is polar or not? - i think i remember my teacher saying something about

  53. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with

  54. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with

  55. Chemistry- polarity

    Is 2,4-Hexadiyne-1,6-diol a polar or non-polar compound? I think it is non-polar, based on the the high retention factor (0.89) I got from the TLC.

  56. college chemistry

    If i have a highly polar mobile phase, what will happen to the non-polar or less polar compounds during chromatography? will they move less up the TLC plate or actually even more because the mobile phase itself is so polar.

  57. CHEMISTRY-HELP

    The electronegativities of the elements are H=2.1, O=3.5, F=4.0, S=2.5, Cl=3.0. Determine (calculate) the electronegativity diffrences for the following molecules and explain how they are arranged in the order: H2, O2, HCl, HF, H2O and position them in the

  58. Chemistry

    The electronegativities of the elements are H=2.1, O=3.5, F=4.0, S=2.5, Cl=3.0. Determine (calculate) the electronegativity diffrences for the following molecules and explain how they are arranged in the order: H2, O2, HCl, HF, H2O and position them in the

  59. Chemistry

    I would like to make sure these answers are correct, the question is what kind of molecule are the following H2 nonpolar HBr polar BrCl polar NH3 polar CCl4 nonpolar

  60. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with

  61. Chemistry

    If the gas chromatograph is polar, and a mixture of a polar compound and a non-polar compound is injected. Which one of the two compounds will have a higher retention time? Why?

  62. CHEMISTRY

    Write the net ionic equation for the reaction between...(and MUST INCLUDE STATES, please post answers to all so i can verify if im correct and explanation to one of them) a) potassium hydroxide and copper(I) nitrate b) potassium sulfite and lead(II)

  63. Chemistry (Check)

    Completion is these correct. I can't figure out 5,7,8,9.. 1)equally 2)Non-polar 3)un equally 4)polar bond 5) 6)clipore interactions 7) 8) 9) When atoms are joined by a covalent bond, the bonding electrons are shared ___1____, and the bond is ___2___. When

  64. chemistry

    what is the difference between polar bonds and polar molecules. i know a polar bond is a bond between two dipoles? what are polar molecules? wouldnt it be the same?

  65. Chemistry

    For which of following can the metal ions be separated from one another by adding solution of sodium hydroxide? (a) cobalt nitrate and aluminum nitrate (b) barium nitrate and potassium chloride (c) magnesium nitrate and nickel nitrate (d) potassium nitrate

  66. chemistry

    Is 3:1:1 hexane/acetone/acetic acid a more polar or non-polar solvent? more polar or non-polar solvent than what? 3:1:1 hexane/acetone/acetic acid would be considered quite a polar solvent mix. But as DrBob says more polar than with what?

  67. CHEMISTRY--- PLEASE HELP!!!

    Hello, I am wondering what exactly characterizes a polar molecule. Are all polar molecules charged? How do you tell if an uncharged molecule is polar? Thank you so much!

  68. Chemistry (Chromatography)

    Comment on the order of elution of the following solutes in (a) normal phase and (b) reversed phase liquid chromatography. Give reasons why. Solute X - non-polar Solute Y- Polar, a dipole Solute Z - Polar, more polar than solute Y I understand that

  69. precalculus

    Let z1= 3-3sqrt 3i and z2= -11+i. write all answers in polar form with 0< theta< 2pi A. what is z1 in polar form? B. what is z2 in polar form? C. what is z1z2 D. what is z1/z2 E. what is (z1)^5 F. what is (z2) ^1/4

  70. precalculus

    Let z1= 3-3sqrt 3i and z2= -11+i. write all answers in polar form with 0< theta< 2pi A. what is z1 in polar form? B. what is z2 in polar form? C. what is z1z2 D. what is z1/z2 E. what is (z1)^5 F. what is (z2) ^1/4

  71. Chemistry

    How does the three dimensional structure of SP3 bonds of Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen and Fluorine cause them to form polar or non-polar molecules? The answer must include a 3d diagram of the molecules, and a discussion of the effect of their electron

  72. Physics

    An 80 kg hunter gets a rope around a 400 kg polar bear. They are stationary and on frictionless level ice, initially 60 m apart. When the hunter pulls the polar bear to him, the polar bear will move: 1. 10 m 2. 30 m

  73. Chemistry

    How do you know if a molecule is polar? Would CH2Cl2 be polar or non-polar?

  74. calculus

    for what value of r=4sinè have vertical tangent? In polar coordinates? Theta=90 deg is vertical. I do not know if you know how to differentiate polar coordinate equations so I changed your equation from polar to rectangular form, I don't know if that is

  75. Chemistry

    I am really confused about polar and non polar molecules. I really don't understand how to know if something is polar or not. Or about bond polarity vs. molecular polarity (net dipole moment). Also, if it has a lone pair when you draw a lewis structure

  76. Chemistry (Chromatography)

    Comment on the order of elution of the following solutes in (a) normal-phase and (b) reversed-phase liquid chromatography. Give reasons for the difference. Solute X nonpolar Solute Y polar, a dipole Solute Z polar, more polar than Solute Y

  77. Pre-Calc

    Can anyone direct me to learn more about polar coordinates. I'm in online college course and really am confused. In high school, I never heard of polar coordinates. Like they say is the following the graph of point (3,15) and show it on polar grid-I don't

  78. chemistry

    Potassium nitrate is made by adding potassium chloride to hydrogen nitrate in the presence of oxygen gas. Along with the potassium nitrate, chlorine and water are produced. How would write the equation?

  79. biology

    polar molecule are soluble in water. how does this activity demonstrate polarity of molecule that contain the -OH group. our activity was to do an experiment mixing 2 diff liquids together to see if they dissolve and tell if its polar or nonpolar. 1. water

  80. chemistry

    Which compound is more polar: water or dicloromethane? I know that water is a polar molecule but I don't know the polarity of dicloromethane or how to figure out which one is more polar than the other?

  81. Chemistry

    what is ethanol’s polarity? None, polar, partial or both polar and nonpolar. Would it be both polar and nonpolar

  82. geography

    Which polar region contains more land? Well, since the northern polar region is floating on top of the Artic ice sheet and has no land under it. My answer is the Southern polar region has more land. It has Antartica. Correct?

  83. science(chem)

    A few questions. 1. What is the difference btwn crystalization and precipitation? 2. What will happen if you choose a solvent whose boiling point is higher than the melting point of the compound to be crystalized? 3. Generally describe how to predict

  84. Maths

    Convert the complex no. In polar form : 1-i rcosΘ =1 rsinΘ=-1 r=√a2+b2 r=√(1)2+(-1)2 r=√2 TanΘ=b/a =1/-1 =-1 After all this what i have to do to find out value of Θ? Please help me.. For polar form, =r(cosΘ+isinΘ)

  85. Chemistry

    Which is more soluble in water? Briefly explain why. Acetic Acid: CH3CO(OH) OR Ethanol : CH3CH2OH I think its acetic acid because when observing its structure it is more polar than ethanol. And when using the like dissolves like rule, a more polar molecule

  86. anonymous

    what atoms usually form coordinate covalent bonds i couldn't find this anywhere also i just want to make sure is the electronegativity difference range for polar covalent bonds .4 - 2.1 paulings?

  87. chemistry

    In my experiment I placed NaCl in glycerin for 10 minutes or more and it did not dissolve. I have looked to see if glycerin is polar or nonpolar and the information uses glycerol and glycerin interchangeably, yet they are not the same. Some information

  88. Biology

    most polar molecules and ions cannot enter cells. why? many food particles are polar how do they get into the cell?

  89. chemistry

    Can you tell me the geometry(around the carbon/oxygen atom) and whether this is polar or non polar CH3CH3? thx

  90. chemistry

    summarize the solubilty behavior of hydrocarbons in water (a polar solvent) and in non polar organic solvents

  91. Chemistry

    How would applying an external pressure on the following equilibrium affects the distribution of iodide between the polar (aqueous) and non polar (varsol)

  92. chemistry

    see if on tlc silica if the polar solvent moves slowly then does even polar substances rf value is low? and the nonpolar rf is high?

  93. chemistry

    How would applying an external pressure on the following equilibrium affects the distribution of iodide between the polar (aqueous) and non polar (varsol)

  94. 10th Grade Chemistry

    I am having real trouble remembering how you can tell if a molecule is polar? Which of the following molecules is polar? NCl3, NO2, H2S, or SiH4

  95. chemistry

    Do polar and non-polar substances mix? how to write a lab report on it.

  96. chemistry

    How do you know if a compound is predicted to be polar or non-polar? Especially if they use imaginary elements as examples?

  97. Chemistry

    I know that the more polar the bond between the H and A (if HA is an acid) is, the stronger the acid will be. what does it mean for a bond to be polar? is a bond more polar if it is more electronegative? how are bonds polar and how are bonds nonpolar? what

  98. Chemistry

    How would applying an external pressure on the following equilibrium affects the distribution of iodide between the polar (aqueous) and non polar (varsol) phases? I2+I^- --> I3^-

  99. college Chemistry

    Decide if the molecule has a dipole moment, (if the molecule is polar) as follows: a) dipole (polar molecule) b) no dipole (non-polar molecule) c) ionic (not a molecule) d) super covalent e) none of the above 11.) CsF 12.) nitrogen 13.) Methane 14.)

  100. Chemistry

    How does the 3D structure of SP3 bonds of Carbon, Oxygen and Nitrogen cause them to form polar molecules? How does the three dimensional structure of SP3 bonds of Carbon, Oxygen and Nitrogen cause them to form polar or non-polar molecules? The answer must

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