TM Concept Clarification

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Frenz Cabison 1B
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TM Concept Clarification

Postby Frenz Cabison 1B » Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:19 pm

How do transition metals bound to cage-like molecule?

Harrison Wang 1H
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Re: TM Concept Clarification

Postby Harrison Wang 1H » Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:14 pm

Up to 6 ligands, which are also Lewis bases, donate their pair of electrons to a transition metal to form the cage-like molecule

Ramya Lakkaraju 1B
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Re: TM Concept Clarification

Postby Ramya Lakkaraju 1B » Tue Nov 28, 2017 8:05 pm

The transition metals act as Lewis acids, accepting the donated electron pair.


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