Polarity!

In this molecule, the Hydrogen atoms give off a positive charge, which makes most of it balanced. However, the Oxygen with the two unshared pairs gives off a negative charge. As a result, Isopropanol is unbalnced and therefore polar. 

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  1. The drawing was really helpful on illustrating why the molecule was polar. Your explanation was also very good. It described perfectly, on why the molecule is polar.

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  2. This molecule is correctly identified as covalent. The drawing helps explain why this molecule is covalent.

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