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Which of the following statements regarding the oxygen atom of a water molecule is TRUE?

A

Oxygen has a partial positive charge compared to the hydrogen atoms.

B

Oxygen does not attract electrons as strongly as the hydrogen atoms.

C

Oxygen is more electronegative than the hydrogen atoms.

D

Oxygen forms nonpolar covalent bonds with the hydrogen atoms.

E

Oxygen is attracted to the negatively charged atoms of other molecules.

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