bond order question  [ENDORSED]

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bond order question

Postby samanthalee14adis1G » Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:06 pm

is calculating the bond order basically calculating how many bonds are between two atoms?

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Re: bond order question  [ENDORSED]

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Re: bond order question

Postby Ashley Curtis 2O » Sun Dec 04, 2016 12:27 am

What does it mean if something has a bond order of 2.5? Is it a shorter double bond?

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Re: bond order question

Postby Diana_Visco_1l » Sun Dec 04, 2016 1:09 pm

The bond order is 2.5 and not enough for triple bond. Thus the molecule will have a double bond and is a table molecule.
* Bond order is a special relationship for Bond length (thus strength)

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