van der Waals forces

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  • Created by: Cammie
  • Created on: 17-05-13 12:52
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  • van der Waals
  • Weakest forces
  • Electrons keep moving
  • Leads to an uneven distrubtuion, covalent bond
  • Dipole
  • Causes a temporary dipole
  • On a neighboring molecule
  • Size of molecule
    • Bigger the molecule, stronger the forces
  • Points of contact
    • More points of contact, stronger the forces


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