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I stumbled upon paramagnetism and diamagnetism while studying for the last midterm on The Organic Chemistry Tutor channel on YouTube, and it was really informational if you want to check it out. Basically, a paramagnetic compound has unpaired electrons so they are attracted to the magnetic field, while in a diamagnetic compound, all the electrons are paired, so they are repelled from the magnetic field.
I do not think he covered this in his lectures, but it is good to have some background information on these terms. Diamagnetic electrons are ones that paired together in an orbital and the total spin is equal to zero. Meanwhile, paramagnetic electrons are ones that are an unpaired electron.
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