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Old Feb 8th 2013, 07:05 AM   #1
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Ion dipole?

Is the interaction between the hydrogen on the water molecule and the iodine a weak ion-dipole interaction?? I know they are insoluble in water.
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Old Feb 9th 2013, 03:58 AM   #2
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I wouldn't say so, since strictly speaking both the iodine in I-I are neutral, while H in H2O carries a small positive charge. You could, however, mention dipole-dipole interaction.
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