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Molecular Geometry

Q. A central atom is surrounded by four iodine atoms and an unknown number of unshared (non-bonded) electrons. Which of the following combinations is possible for the electronic arrangement and molecular shape? 1. octahedral / octahedral 2. trigonal bipyramidal / square pyramidal 3. octahedral / square pyramidal 4. tetrahedral / angular 5. tetrahedral / square pyramidal 6. trigonal bipyramidal / seesaw 7. trigonalbipyramidal / T-shaped 8. trigonal bipyramidal / trigonal bipyramidal

Solved • Mar 4, 2020

Molecular Geometry

Q. A molecule with the formula AB3 has a trigonal pyramidal geometry? How many electron groups are on the central atom (A)? Explain.

Solved • Jul 29, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Arrange the following ACl8 species in order of decreasing Cl-A-Cl bond angles: SCl2, OCl2, PCl3, SiCl4, SiCl6-2 Which has the largest bond angles? PCl3 OCl2 SiCl6-2 SiCl2 SiCl4 Which has the smallest bond angles? PCl3 OCl2 SiCl6-2 SiCl2 SiCl4

Solved • Jul 25, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Name the shape and give the AXmEm classification and ideal hand angle for each of the following general molecules. Note that the nonbonding electrons are not shown below:

Solved • Jul 25, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Consider the following molecular shapes. (a) Which has the most electron pairs (both shared and unshared around the central atom. A B C D (b)Which has the most unshared pairs around the central atom." A B C D (c) Do any have only shared pairs around the central atom? A B C D None

Solved • Jul 25, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Determine the electron-group arrangement. shape. and ideal bond angle of the following: S042-

Solved • Jul 23, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Consider the following molecular shapes. (a) Which has the most electron pairs (both shared and unshared) around the central atom?

Solved • Jul 23, 2019