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Unformatted text preview: the orbital projection. 13. Which characteristic of the electron distribution in an atom determines its’ chemical reactivity? 14. Describe the four types of chemical bonds and list in terms of strength. 15. What is the basis of covalent bonds and how are the number of bonds formed by a given element related to the distribution of electrons in the atoms of the element? 16. Describe the orbital projection of ethanol. 17. What is a polar bond and what determines if a bond is polar or non-polar? Which of the following would be polar? N-H, C=O, C-C, C-H, O-P 18. What is an ionic bond? Describe its strength. 19. When are Van der Waals forces important?...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course BIOL 201 taught by Professor Mechling during the Spring '07 term at Towson.
- Spring '07