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Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:15 pm
by 305303255
What are the shapes with lone pairs?

Re: Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:16 pm
by Sally kim 4F
square planar, seesaw

Re: Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:29 pm
by RasikaObla_4I
The ones we have gone over in lecture are bent, trigonal pyramidal, see-saw, and square planar.

Re: Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:31 pm
by Aarja Pavade 1H
The shapes with lone pairs are bent, trigonal pyramidal, seesaw, T-shape, linear, square pyramid, and square planar. Some of these names overlap for the basic geometry shapes (ex: both trigonal planar and tetrahedral have bent shapes, but for trigonal planar 1 lone pair creates a bent shape vc tetrahedral where 2 lone pairs create a bent shape).

Re: Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:40 pm
by 005206171
Bent = 1 or 2 LPs
trigonal pyramidal = 1 LP
linear = when 3 or 4 LPs
See-saw = 1 LP
T shaped = 2 LPs
Square planar = 1 LP
Square pyramidal = 2 LP

Re: Lone Pairs

Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:09 pm
by saigorijavolu2k
Lavelle has gone over bent, trigonal pyramidal, see-saw, and square planar in class