Other shapes

(Polar molecules, Non-polar molecules, etc.)

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Jedrick Zablan 3L
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Other shapes

Postby Jedrick Zablan 3L » Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:13 am

For the test, do we need need to know t-shaped and see-saw? I saw it in the practice and the textbook, but it wasn't mentioned in Wednesday's lecture.

Selena Yu 1H
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Re: Other shapes

Postby Selena Yu 1H » Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:17 am

It might be mentioned during lecture tomorrow. I heard from my TA that the lecture tomorrow would still be included on the test

Fatemah Yacoub 1F
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Re: Other shapes

Postby Fatemah Yacoub 1F » Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:19 am

Yes, I believe we are responsible for knowing all of the shapes for the test.

NRobbins_1K
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Re: Other shapes

Postby NRobbins_1K » Fri Nov 15, 2019 10:26 am

This website has a good chart for memorizing the names of the molecular shapes. When seen in this form it's easier to conceptualize since it becomes clear that they follow a pattern.

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/intro ... eometries/


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