Page 1 of 1

VSEPR

Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:52 pm
by josephyim1L
What does VSEPR imply about gases?

Re: VSEPR

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:33 pm
by Xiangkun Shi 3E
VSEPR theory applies to gases just as it applies to other molecules. For example, CH4 is a gas that has a tetrahedral shape and NH3 is also a gas that has trigonal pyramidal shape.

Re: VSEPR

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:22 am
by Arlene Linares 3A
Xiangkun Shi 3E wrote:VSEPR theory applies to gases just as it applies to other molecules. For example, CH4 is a gas that has a tetrahedral shape and NH3 is also a gas that has trigonal pyramidal shape.



How can you memorize this like the names?

Re: VSEPR

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:43 am
by Nicolette_Canlian_2L
Does it only apply to gases?