Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:37 am
How can I determine how many bonding sites a ligand has?
Re: Ligand Polydentate
Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:41 am
I think an easy way to tell is to see if there are multiple atoms with lone pairs attached. Like with ethylenediamine, its nitrogen atoms have a set of lone pairs, allowing it to be a bonding site.