Problem: Use VSEPR to predict the geometry (including bond angles) about each interior atom of methyl azide (CH3N3), and make a sketch of the molecule. Would you expect the bond angle between the two interior nitrogen atoms to be the same or different? Would you expect the two nitrogen-nitrogen bond lengths to be the same or different?In the resonance structure with the electron geometry "C tetrahedral; 1st N tetrahedral; 2nd  N linear" would you expect the two nitrogen-–nitrogen bond angles and bond lengths to be the same or different?

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Use VSEPR to predict the geometry (including bond angles) about each interior atom of methyl azide (CH3N3), and make a sketch of the molecule. Would you expect the bond angle between the two interior nitrogen atoms to be the same or different? Would you expect the two nitrogen-nitrogen bond lengths to be the same or different?


In the resonance structure with the electron geometry "C tetrahedral; 1st N tetrahedral; 2nd  N linear" would you expect the two nitrogen-–nitrogen bond angles and bond lengths to be the same or different?

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