<img src="https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=iA1Pi1a8Dy00ym" style="display:none" height="1" width="1" alt="" />
Dismiss
Skip Navigation

Bond Polarity

Covalent compounds may have polar or nonpolar bonds, depending on their arrangement of atoms.

Atoms Practice
Estimated2 minsto complete
%
Progress
Practice Bond Polarity
Practice
Progress
Estimated2 minsto complete
%
Practice Now
Turn In
Bond Polarity

This lesson explains polar bonds and nonpolar bond, and also describes how to determine bond polarity using electronegativity. Using the difference in electronegativities, we can describe a bond as polar covalent, nonpolar covalent, or ionic.

courtesy of: Isaac Teach


Explore More

Sign in to explore more, including practice questions and solutions for Bond Polarity.
Please wait...
Please wait...