Which of the following usually occurs when a molecule dissolves in water?

Which of the following usually occurs when a molecule dissolves in water?

a. The covalent bonds in the molecule break.

b. The covalent bonds in water break.

c. Covalent bonds between the molecule and water form.

d. Covalent bonds between several of the molecules form.

e. Hydrogen bonds form between the molecule and water.

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  • God
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    e. Covalent bonds forming or breaking are chemical reactions. When something dissolves in water it is a physical change.

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