Coordination Number

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Natalie_Martinez_1I
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Coordination Number

Postby Natalie_Martinez_1I » Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:52 pm

Is a coordination number the same thing as the # of ligands bound to an atom?

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Re: Coordination Number

Postby JulietOttenberg-1C » Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:58 pm

yes

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Re: Coordination Number

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:33 pm

It is the number of atoms that are "coordinating" or bonded to the central atom.


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