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Radicals

Posted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 3:40 pm
by Sophia_Kiessling_2L
Does anyone know if we need to know about radicals for the midterm?

Re: Radicals

Posted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 3:47 pm
by chris_tsai_4H
To be safe, you should know what they are. Radicals occur when there is a single unpaired electron, making it highly reactive.

Re: Radicals

Posted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:00 pm
by Ana Pedreros
Does that mean that groups 1A and 7A are all radical?

Re: Radicals

Posted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:05 pm
by Max Kwon 1J
a radical is when a molecule has an unpaired electron, it will have an odd number of valence electrons