Problem: a. How many δ bonds and π bonds exist in vitamin B6?b. Give approximate values for the bond angles marked a through g in the structure.c. How many carbon atoms are sp2 hybridized?d. How many carbon, oxygen, and nitrogen atoms are sp3 hybridized?e. Does vitamin B6 exhibit delocalized π bonding? Explain

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Sigma (σ) bonds are the single bonds in molecules. Also, recall that a double bond is composed of 1 σ bond and 1 π bond and a triple bond is composed of 1 σ bond and 2 π bonds. This means in the given molecule:


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a. How many δ bonds and π bonds exist in vitamin B6?

b. Give approximate values for the bond angles marked a through g in the structure.

c. How many carbon atoms are sp2 hybridized?

d. How many carbon, oxygen, and nitrogen atoms are sp3 hybridized?

e. Does vitamin B6 exhibit delocalized π bonding? Explain

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