VSPER and bond strength

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VSPER and bond strength

Postby 305117729 » Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:06 pm

Are the repulsion between bond pairs influenced by the strength of those bond? do stronger bonds have greater repulsion?

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Re: VSPER and bond strength

Postby Rami_Z_AbuQubo_2K » Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:31 pm

From my understanding, VSEPR theory says that repulsion from the lone electron pair exhibits greater repulsion than a bonding pair. Additionally, when there are multiple bonds, they exhibit a greater repulsive force on near by electron areas than do single bonds.

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Re: VSPER and bond strength

Postby Elizabeth Kim 4E » Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:37 pm

Yes, stronger bonds have greater repulsion


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