Compounds Containing

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Compounds Containing Triple Bonds Lewis Dot Formula Compounds Containing Triple Bonds Valence Bond Theory (Hybridization) Carbon has 4 electrons. Two of the electrons are in sp hybrids. Two electrons remain in unhybridized p orbitals. Compounds Containing Triple Bonds A σ bond results from the head-on overlap of two sp hybrid orbitals. Compounds Containing Triple Bonds The unhybridized p orbitals form two p bonds. Compounds Containing Triple Bonds The final result is a bond that looks like this.
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Unformatted text preview: Synthesis Question The basic shapes that we have discussed in Chapter 8 are present in essentially all molecules. Shown below is the chemical structure of vitamin B 6 phosphate. What is the shape and hybridization of each of the indicated atoms in vitamin B 6 phosphate? Group Question Shown below is the structure of penicillin-G. What is the shape and hybridization of each of the indicated atoms in penicillin-G? 8 Molecular Structure & Covalent Bonding Theories...
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2011 for the course CHEM 1211 taught by Professor Atwood during the Fall '07 term at UGA.

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