What are the differences between all the Intramolecular and Intermolecular forces?

The molecular interaction that occur in chemical reaction involves, certain types of forces to include van der waal and london dispersion forces to mention a few. How do these forces compare?

Mentor Asked on June 18, 2017 in Chemistry.
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    In simple language, intramolecular forces are forces that hold atoms together within a molecule while intermolecular forces are forces found between atoms or molecules that are not bonded. Examples of the intramolecular forces are the ionic bond, covalent bond, and metallic bonding.  Intermolecular forces which are usually weaker than intramolecular forces include dipole-dipole interactions, London dispersion forces, and hydrogen bonding.

    Mentor Answered on June 19, 2017.
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