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Chemistry molecular shapes prob.

  1. Jan 31, 2007 #1
    1. Determine the shapes of Br2 (2 Bromine atoms) and HBr. Which is more polar and why?



    2. No equations.



    3. Okay, I know that Br2 and HBr molecule shapes are linear (I know how to draw them) but I do not get how to find which one is more polar. :confused:
     
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  3. Jan 31, 2007 #2
    Hint: which way do dipoles point?
     
  4. Feb 4, 2007 #3
    Okay, I have the answer.
     
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