Problem: Write formula for a complex between Cd2+ and CN- with coordination number of 4.

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Metal Complexes:

• metal or metal ion in the middle surround by another compound or ions that has at least one or more pairs of electrons that it can donate to the central atom

• coordination number = number of groups that will surround the central metal or ion


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Write formula for a complex between Cd2+ and CN- with coordination number of 4.

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