Day 10 Pre-class Podia Problem: Covalent Bonds

Consider these chemical bonds:

C–H      C=C      C–C      C–Br      C–F

Choose a pair of bonds from the list, predict which is longer, and write an explanation of your prediction.

Choose a pair of bonds from the list, predict which is stronger, and write an explanation of your prediction.

Choose a pair of bonds from the list, predict which is more polar, and write an explanation of your prediction.

Two days before the next whole-class session, this Podia question will become live on Podia, where you can submit your answer.

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