From section 7.3 in the textbook, the nonbonding or van der Waals radius is half of the
The table below shows that the van der Waals b parameter has units of L/mol.
|Van der Waals Constants for Gas Molecules|
This means that we can calculate the sizes of atoms or molecules from the b parameter. Refer back to the discussion in Section 7.3 in the textbook.
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