ORGO worksheet 8

ORGO worksheet 8 - Which of the following two choices would...

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Problem 8, Chemistry 301X - 2006 Now one can think about how to stabilize planar methane. In principle, there is a way to replace one (or more) of the hydrogens with another element that should help lower the energy. Hint: Think about that 2 p orbital in planar methane. How many electrons in it?
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Unformatted text preview: Which of the following two choices would you make? Explain carefully. Another Hint - Think Lewis structures. C H H H H planar methane seen from the top C H H H BH 2 C H H H NH or also top views...
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2012 for the course CHEM CHEM-UA taught by Professor Jones during the Fall '11 term at NYU.

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