Problem: What is the molecular orbital diagram for B2?

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Molecular Orbital Theory allows us to predict the distribution of electrons within a molecule. This allows us to predict properties such as bond order, magnetism, and shape


There are two types of MO diagrams:

Recall that the bonding MOs are those without an asterisk (e.g., σ1s), while the antibonding MOs are those with an asterisk (e.g., σ1s*).

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What is the molecular orbital diagram for B2?

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