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illustrating electron movement with arrows

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 10:01 pm
by reginacabanban1I
The course reader states that the arrows the show e- source and the destination of the e-
Does this mean the base of the arrow always starts from a line representing a bond and ends at an atom?

Re: illustrating electron movement with arrows

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 10:34 pm
by Samantha Miceli 3J
Yes, the base of an arrow should start at the bond rather than at an element such as carbon. It should end pointing to the element that is receiving the electron.