Lone pairs and hybridization


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Lone pairs and hybridization

Postby 704992521 » Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:26 am

How do you know where to put the lone pair in a tetrahedral or trigonal planar?

Florence-1F
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Re: Lone pairs and hybridization

Postby Florence-1F » Mon Jun 11, 2018 1:46 pm

It has no lone pairs. Along with linear, trigonal bipyramidal, and octahedral they have no lone pairs

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Re: Lone pairs and hybridization

Postby Ismail 1F » Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:03 pm

There is a list of all the shapes and arrangements of chemicals, there is a difference between shape and arrangement which depends on the amount of lone pairs attached and atoms in a formula.
This list has helped me differentiate between the two:
https://www.google.com/search?q=molecul ... 9tcQCXybnM:


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