Problem: Label each molecule with the name of its shape. Click on the 3D models to rotate the molecules.tetrahedral      trigonal bipyramidal      octahedral      square planar      trigonal pyramidal      seesaw      square pyramidal

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The possible electron pair and molecular geometries are:




SiF4 → AX4tetrahedral

BrF5 → AX5E1square pyramidal

SF4→  AX4Esee-saw


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Label each molecule with the name of its shape. Click on the 3D models to rotate the molecules.

tetrahedral      trigonal bipyramidal      octahedral      square planar      trigonal pyramidal      seesaw      square pyramidal

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