Sigma and Pi bonds


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thanh24mai
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Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby thanh24mai » Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:03 pm

Can someone explain sigma and pi bonds in relation to single, double and triple bonds ?

Mashkinadze_1D
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby Mashkinadze_1D » Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:10 pm

Every single type of bond has one sigma bond, double bonds have one sigma and one pi, triple bonds have one sigma and two pi bonds. I hope this helps!

Minh Ngo 4G
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby Minh Ngo 4G » Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:15 pm

Single bond: 1 sigma
Double: 1 sigma and 1 pi
Triple: 1 sigma and 2 pi

Jenna Ortiguerra 4G
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby Jenna Ortiguerra 4G » Fri Nov 29, 2019 1:34 am

A single bond is one sigma, double bonds have one sigma and one pi, and triple bonds have one sigma and two pi. An example you can think about is CO2 where both oxygens are double bonded to carbon, so there would be two sigmas and two pis.

ZainAlrawi_1J
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby ZainAlrawi_1J » Fri Nov 29, 2019 2:43 pm

A single bond is a sigma bond.
A double bond consists of one sigma bond, one pi bond
A triple bond consists of one sigma bond, two pi bonds.

Tyler Angtuaco 1G
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby Tyler Angtuaco 1G » Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:01 pm

Sigma bonds are the first bonds that form between atoms. Every consecutive bond (double, triple, etc) is a pi bond.

RoshniVarmaDis1K
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby RoshniVarmaDis1K » Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:04 pm

Sigma bonds are the first bonds that form (thus, every bond has a sigma bond). Pi bonds are any bonds that form beyond the first. So, double bonds have one sigma and one pi bond and triple bonds have one sigma and two pi bonds.

emwoodc
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Re: Sigma and Pi bonds

Postby emwoodc » Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:14 pm

so the single bonds are sigma bonds, the double bonds are sigma bonds and pi bonds, and triple bonds are one sigma bonds and two pi bonds


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