Electron group geometry around each atom that is

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electron group geometry around each atom that is attached to two or more atoms, count the number of electron groups around each atom and apply the guidelines found on the following slides. Step 2: Use one or more of the geometric sketches shown on the following slides for the geometric sketch of your molecule.
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Steps for Molecular Geometry (cont.) Step 3: To determine the name of the molecular geometry around each atom that has two or more atoms attached to it, count the number of bond groups and lone pairs, and then apply the guidelines found on the following slides.
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Electron Group and Molecular Geometry – Part 1 2 e - groups – linear electron group geometry - 180 ° angles. 2 bond groups and 0 lone pairs – linear molecular geometry
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Electron Group and Molecular Geometry – Part 2 3 e - groups – trigonal planar electron group geometry - 120 ° angles. 3 bond groups and 0 lone pairs – trigonal planar molecular geometry 2 bond groups and 1 lone pair – bent molecular geometry
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