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Chemical Principles 8th Edition

Chemical Principles (8th Edition)

Book Edition8th Edition
Author(s)DeCoste, Zumdahl
PublisherCengage Learning
Chapter 19, Section 19.6, Critical Thinking, Exercise 01
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What if you are told the number of unpaired electrons for a coordinate covalent ion and are asked to tell if the ligand produced a strong or weak field? Give an example of a coordinate covalent ion for which you could decide if it produced a strong or weak field and one for which you couldn't, and explain your answers.

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