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noob_

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Forces in ice and water?
« on: July 16, 2010, 04:22:10 AM »

Hi,
could anyone tell me what forces must be overcome in ice to melt it?
I know that water molecules in ice are more widely spaced than in liquid water which causes it to have a lower density.
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Re: Forces in ice and water?
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2010, 04:56:44 AM »

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Re: Forces in ice and water?
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2010, 04:52:00 AM »

Intermolecular hydrogen bonds!
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