VSEPR_Geometries - <109.5 Bent 5 Trigonal Bi...

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Chem 125 Dr. Retsek VSEPR Geometries Electron Group No. and Geometry 0 lone pairs Molecular Geometry 1 lone pair Molecular Geometry 2 lone pairs Molecular Geometry 3 lone pairs Molecular Geometry 4 lone pairs Molecular Geometry 2 Linear 180° Linear 3 Trigonal Planar 120° Trigonal Planar < 120° Bent* 4 Tetrahedral 109.5° Tetrahedral <109.5° Trigonal Pyramidal*
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Unformatted text preview: &amp;lt;109.5 Bent* 5 Trigonal Bipyramidal 90, 120 Trigonal bipyramidal &amp;lt;90, &amp;lt;120 Seesaw* &amp;lt;90 T-shaped* 180 Linear 6 Octahedral 90 Octahedral &amp;lt;90 Square pyramidal* 90 Square Planar T-shape* Linear Shapes marked with a * at the end of the name, are ALWAYS polar (even if the atoms surrounding the central atom are identical)....
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2008 for the course CHEM CHEM 124-1 taught by Professor Retsec during the Spring '08 term at Cal Poly.

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