a29 - and have one electron in each of two unhybridized p...

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The 3-dimensional model of ethene is therefore planar with H-C-H and H-C-C bond angles of 120 o ...the pi-bond is not shown in this picture. Now let's look at H 2 C 2 (acetylene). Both carbon atoms will be sp hybridized
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Unformatted text preview: and have one electron in each of two unhybridized p orbitals. These p orbitals will undergo parallel overlap to form two pi-bonds at right angles to each other....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2010 for the course ENGN 45 taught by Professor Wendy during the Fall '09 term at City College of San Francisco.

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