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Chapter 10 Molecular Geometry - 4.2 Molecular Geometry...

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4.2 Molecular Geometry
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Valence shell electron pair repulsion (VSEPR) model: Predict the geometry of the molecule from the electrostatic repulsions between the electron (bonding and nonbonding) pairs. AB 2 2 0 Class # of atoms bonded to central atom # lone pairs on central atom Arrangement of electron pairs Molecular Geometry linear linear B B
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Cl Cl Be 2 atoms bonded to central atom 0 lone pairs on central atom AB 2
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AB 2 2 0 linear linear Class # of atoms bonded to central atom # lone pairs on central atom Arrangement of electron pairs Molecular Geometry VSEPR AB 3 3 0 trigonal planar trigonal planar
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AB 3
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AB 2 2 0 linear linear Class # of atoms bonded to central atom # lone pairs on central atom Arrangement of electron pairs Molecular Geometry VSEPR AB 3 3 0 trigonal planar trigonal planar AB 4 4 0 tetrahedral tetrahedral
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AB 4
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AB 2 2 0 linear linear Class # of atoms bonded to central atom # lone pairs on central atom Arrangement of electron pairs Molecular Geometry VSEPR AB 3 3 0 trigonal planar trigonal planar AB 4 4 0 tetrahedral tetrahedral AB 5 5 0 trigonal bipyramidal trigonal bipyramidal
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AB 5
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AB 2 2 0 linear linear Class # of atoms bonded to central atom # lone pairs on central atom Arrangement of electron pairs Molecular Geometry VSEPR AB 3 3 0
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