Problem: Use the molecular orbital energy diagram below for the next three questions. How many unpaired electrons are in O 2+? a. 0       b. 1       c. 2       d. 3     What is the bond order of OF? a. 0       b. ½       c. 1       d. 1 ½       e. 2     Which of the following is not paramagnetic? a. O 2+       b. OF       c. NO       d. OF –       e. CO+

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Use the molecular orbital energy diagram below for the next three questions.

How many unpaired electrons are in O 2+?

a. 0       b. 1       c. 2       d. 3

What is the bond order of OF?

a. 0       b. ½       c. 1       d. 1 ½       e. 2

Which of the following is not paramagnetic?

a. O 2+       b. OF       c. NO       d. OF        e. CO+

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