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Unformatted text preview: o CsBr (Ionic), SiCl 4 (Polar), CaCl 2 (Ionic, Polar), CH 4 (non-polar), HCl (Polar), HCl (aq) (Acts Ionic), TiCl 4 (Polar), CCl 4 (Polar, non-polar), NH 3 (Polar), H 2 O (polar) Electron-Dot Structures o Lewis Diagrams o Valence electrons are represented as dots around the elemental symbol o How to Do Count total number of valence electrons Draw the structure with single bonds putting the most electronegative atom in the center Distribute electron pairs around the peripheral atoms Put the remaining pairs on the central atom Share lone pairs between bonded atoms, creating multiple bonds Bond Energy E HH H H H-H...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CHEM 201 taught by Professor Harris during the Fall '07 term at Bucknell.
- Fall '07