Molecule Polarity - Polarity | Electronegativity | Bonds - PhET Interactive Simulations

Molecule Polarity

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Molecule Polarity simulation


  • Polarity
  • Electronegativity
  • Bonds
  • Partial Charge
  • Dipole

Sample Learning Goals

  • Predict bond polarity using electronegativity values
  • Indicate polarity with a polar arrow or partial charges
  • Rank bonds in order of polarity
  • Predict molecular polarity using bond polarity and molecular shape

System Requirements

Java via CheerpJ;

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Version 1.02