Metal Ion: Co2+
Ligands: en (ethylenediamine), H2O (water)
Which of the following geometries for the complex ion [Co(en)(H2O)4]2+ are possible? Check all that apply
a) trigonal bipyramidal or square pyramidal
d) tetrahedral or square planar
e) trigonal planar
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Coordination Complexes concept. You can view video lessons to learn Coordination Complexes. Or if you need more Coordination Complexes practice, you can also practice Coordination Complexes practice problems.
What professor is this problem relevant for?
Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Bryant's class at USF.