Carbon monoxide

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Carbon monoxide

Postby Chloe Orsini 1K » Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:50 pm

Why is carbon monoxide more stable with a triple bond?

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Re: Carbon monoxide

Postby mcredi » Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:41 pm

By forming a triple bond, both C and O within carbon monoxide have a full valence shell.

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