Liquid water has surface tension, a high specific heat, and functions effectively as a solvent for polar covalent and ionically bonded molecules. What feature of water imparts these properties?

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asked Aug 27, 2013 in Biology by kdittl (41 points)

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This is due to the polar nature of water, which causes hydrogen bonding.
answered Aug 28, 2013 by GeneX ~Top Expert~ (7,947 points)

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