(Originais Teachy 2023) - Question Medium of ChemistryConsider the hypothetical situation in which a scientist is investigating an unknown substance. He has found that this substance is composed only of the chemical elements carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen and has typical properties of a covalent compound. Additionally, he has discovered that the ratio between the atoms in a molecule of this substance is 1 carbon atom, 2 hydrogen atoms, and 1 oxygen atom. With this information, answer the following: a) Identify the molecular formula of this substance; b) Based on the molecular formula, classify the bond between the atoms as polar or nonpolar; c) Determine the geometry and polarity of the molecule.
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