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Asked by Prasad

May 19, 2014

Hydrogen bond does not exist in HCl

Why hydrogen bond does not exist in HCl?



Aman Madke

Member since

Same as answered by Satyanarayana

Satyanarayana Prasad

Member since Apr 24, 2013

Ans: Hydrogen bond not present in HCl due to higher size of Chlorine.

The bigger size of Chlorine makes it unable to form Hydrogen bond, so it can form Hydrogen bond.

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