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Hybridization of Pi Bonds

Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:07 am
by Reina Robles 2B
How do you write the hybridization of pi bonds?

Re: Hybridization of Pi Bonds

Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:05 am
by Chem_Mod
For the pi bond in a C-C double bond: (C2p, C2p). This is the general format: start with the atom involved in the bond, then the orbital used. It will always be p orbital for pi bond but the 2 may change depending on what the outermost shell is.