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Chemistry 4510 Test II Questions (5 points each) 1. Demonstrate, using chemical equations, the amphoprotic behavior of ammonia (NH 3 ). 2. What are all the possible shapes for a coordination complex whose formula is ML 6 ? 3. Describe and give an example of the Leveling Effect. 4. Explain how BCl 3 can be a Lewis Base. 5. Using the following diagram, predict which of the following substances will disproportionate and which will conproportionate. 6. List and describe all the possible isomers for the following complex: ML 3 X 3 . 7. Explain why low-spin complexes usually are not encountered for tetrahedral complexes. 8. Describe a linkage isomer and give an example of such a complex. 9.
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Unformatted text preview: Describe overvoltage and describe an instance in which it occurs. 10. Draw and completely label the crystal field splitting diagram for a tetrahedral complex. Problems (10 points each) 1. Name the following coordination compounds: [Co(Cl 2 (en)(NH 3 ) 2 ]Br K[Cr(NCS) 4 (NH 3 ) 2 ] Na 2 [Ni(CN) 4 ] cis-PtCl 2 (NH 3 ) 2 2. Using Jahn-Teller distortions derive a crystal field splitting diagram for a square planar complex. 3. Describe the common distortions of an octahedral complex. 4. Describe and give an example of each of the common types of acids (aqua acid, hydroxoacid, oxoacid) 5. Describe the two methods in which electrons are transferred in a redox reaction....
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