Fill up the orbitals with electrons:
Aufbau Principle → totally fill in the lowest energy orbital first
Hund’s Rule → electron orbitals that are degenerate (same energy) are first half-filled before they are totally filled
Therefore, the molecular diagram of H2+ ion is,
Consider the H2+ ion. Sketch the energy-level diagram for H2+ ion.
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