## VSEPR

$sp, sp^{2}, sp^{3}, dsp^{3}, d^{2}sp^{3}$

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### VSEPR

What does VSEPR stand for?

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### Re: VSEPR

Valence - Shell - Electron - Pair - Repulsion Model

Jocelyn Fermin1J
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Also, the VSEPR model is used for predicting the molecular geometry.

Namie Fotion-1E
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If a question asks you for the VSEPR formula, it is the formula written like: AXE
A stands for the central atom
X stands for number of electron regions
E stands for lone pairs of electrons

Steven Luong 1E
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Valence - Shell - Electron - Pair - Repulsion Model
The formula for VSEPR is: AXE
A stands for the central atom
X stands for number of electron regions
E stands for lone pairs of electrons

Caroline Crotty 1D
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The VSEPR model is used to predict the geometry of individual molecules from the number of electron pairs surrounding their central atoms.

Erin Li 1K
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VSEPR stands for valence shell electron pair repulsion and it achieves the geometry that has the least electron repulsion

Yitzchak Jacobson 1F
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Hello :)
I believe VSEPR stands for valence shell electron pair repulsion. this is usually used to predict geometry molecules.

princessturner1G
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VSEPR stands for "Valence-Shell-Electron-Pair-Repulsion". It is used for molecular geometry.

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Howndo we determine the arrangement of electrons based on the regions of electron density?

Raquel Floyd 1K
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Cameron Smith 1I wrote:Howndo we determine the arrangement of electrons based on the regions of electron density?

Cameron, do you mean how do we find the shape?

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### Re: VSEPR

Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion Model