Compounds with Resonance
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 4:33 pm
Why are compounds with resonance structures more stable?
Re: Compounds with Resonance
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 4:37 pm
Compounds with resonance have delocalized electrons that are shared between all of the atoms. Therefore, these electrons occupy a greater volume of space, causing the compound to be more stable than if the electrons were localized near one atom.