CH11_MO_over - CHAPT 11, M&B - Molecular Orbital (MO)...

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( π Electrons and Diatomics) 1. molecular orbitals a) # of MOs = # of atomic orbitals combined b) bonding MO lower in energy than parent atomic orbitals and antibonding MO higher c) e ’s assigned to MOs according to Pauli d) most effective combination when atomic orbitals being combined are of similar energy 2. diatomics - homonuclear/heteronuclear a) draw full MO correlation diagram : atomic orbitals of more electronegative element lower in energy MO order for Z 7, most heteronuclear diatomics
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2010 for the course CHEM 114 taught by Professor Jursich during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Chicago.

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