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Polydentate

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:57 pm
by Noh_Jasmine_1J
How can you tell if something is polydentate or not? Are you always given a drawing or do you have to figure it out by the chemical formula?

Re: Polydentate

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:08 pm
by Josephine Chan 1B
It always helps to draw out the lewis structure and see if it can form a bond to the transition metal in two places at the same time