Question #013b0

1 Answer
Dec 11, 2016

Answer:

Not to my knowledge.

Explanation:

#"Hydrogen bonding"# is an intermolecular bonding phenomenon that occurs when hydrogen is bound to a strongly electronegative element such as oxygen or fluorine or nitrogen. The heteroatom polarizes electron density away from the bond, giving a slightly positive charge to #H#, and a slightly negative charge to the heteratom, e.g. #""^(delta+)H-F^(delta-)#.

In bulk solution, these dipoles line up and constitute a net intermolecular force. The elevated boiling points of water, and hydrogen fluoride are attributed to this intermolecular hydrogen bonding. Ammonia also has an elevated boiling point for this reason.

See here for a simliar question.