Question 2B.11

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Question 2B.11

Postby ConnorRazmaDis2I » Sun Oct 28, 2018 11:41 pm

How do you determine the central atoms and the order of the atoms in general?

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Re: Question 2B.11

Postby Jake Gordon 1A » Mon Oct 29, 2018 11:13 am

The central atom is the least electronegative(lowest ionization energy also works), h is not central, c is almost always central if present
Once the central atom is selected arrange the remaining elements around symmetrically making sure to be mindful of number of electrons, formal charge, and resonance

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