Molecular Shape

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Cytlalli 1B
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Molecular Shape

Postby Cytlalli 1B » Sun May 27, 2018 5:54 pm

Does the amount of bonds affect the shape of the molecule? For example double or triple bonds?

Michael Park
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Re: Molecular Shape

Postby Michael Park » Sun May 27, 2018 8:02 pm

Yes it does.

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/media/wwwnclacuk/ ... ySheet.pdf

This link explains how CO2 initial VSEPR structure is technically tetrahedral, but because of the double bonds present, it is a linear structure.

Hope it helps.


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