Tue September 06, 2011 By: Venika Singhal

The maximum number of H-bonds in a water molecule is 4. Pl. explain

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Wed September 07, 2011
 In water H-bonds are formed by Oxygen atom and hydrogen atom.In water molecule 2 H bonds are formed by Oxygen atom with hydrogen atoms of other water molecule, and two hydrogen bond  are formed by two hydrogen atoms present in one molecule of water with oxygen atoms of other water molecule.
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