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"In the molecule H-Br the H would have a partial negative charge and the Br would have a partial positive charge." Is it true? Explain.

Asked by Topperlearning User 7th October 2014, 5:05 PM
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Answer:

No, the statement is wrong.

In HBr, the H has partial positive charge while Br has partial negative charge.

Br being more electronegative attracts the shared pair of electrons towards itself.

The compound HBr is a polar covalent compound.

Answered by Expert 7th October 2014, 7:05 PM
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