Delocalized electrons

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Sofia Ban
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Delocalized electrons

Postby Sofia Ban » Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:39 pm

What does it mean to have delocalized electrons or bonds?

Tarika Gujral 1K
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Re: Delocalized electrons

Postby Tarika Gujral 1K » Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:51 pm

Delocalized electrons are electrons spread over multiple atoms: they do not belong to a single atom. This usually occurs in double bonds or triple bonds.

Matthew Tran 1H
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Re: Delocalized electrons

Postby Matthew Tran 1H » Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:11 pm

Delocalized electrons are electrons involved in resonance structures.


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