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a h-bond is 20 times as strong as a covalent bond

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Q: How much covalent bond is stronger than a hydrogen bond?
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Covalent bonds are generally less stable than ionic bonds?

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What kind or chemical bond are the high energy bonds Ionic or Covalent?

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