Why is C8H18 a non-polar substance?

Please explain

4 Answers

Relevance
  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    internal plane of symmetry. the bonds are polar, but there is always the same bond on the opposite side, so they cancel eachother out.

    make it a good day

  • 1 decade ago

    Because there are no metals in the substance and the electronegativity difference is probably between 0 and .4

    Source(s): I'm taking chemistry right now!!
  • 1 decade ago

    electronegativity poles cancel out

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    beacuse it has no polls

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.