Problem: Determine the bond order from the molecular orbital diagram of N2, F2, and Ne2. Does the bond order calculated agree with what you would draw for the Lewis structures of these molecules? Explain your answer here in addition to providing the bond order values.

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Determine the bond order from the molecular orbital diagram of N2, F2, and Ne2. Does the bond order calculated agree with what you would draw for the Lewis structures of these molecules? Explain your answer here in addition to providing the bond order values.

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