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Unformatted text preview: Non-Covalent Bonds • No shared electrons • Weak ~1-7 kcal to break • Length ~ 0.3 nm (3X as far) • Reversible Hydrogen Bonds (polar) Ionic Bonds (polar) Van der Waals Attractions (non-poar) • H-donor-donates a H + • H-acceptor-accepts a H +-has a partial (-) charge-usually N or O • Strongest of non-covalent bonds • Involves complete transfer of electrons • Hydrophobic interactions...
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2008 for the course BILD 1 taught by Professor Unk during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.
- Spring '08