Unformatted text preview: arrangement of the hybrid orbitals. The trigonal planar arrangement has bond angles of 120 o . In the following stick model, the empty p orbital is shown as the probability area. ..one end shaded blue and the other is white. ..there are no electrons in this orbital! A space-filling model of boron trifluoride would look like. .....
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- Fall '09
- Electron, Molecule, Ion, hybrid orbitals, trigonal planar arrangement