Electron Regions Electronic Geometry Bond Angles
2 linear 180˚
3 trigonal planar 120˚
4 tetrahedral 109.5˚
5 trigonal bipyramidal 90˚, 120˚, and 180˚
6 octahedral 90˚ and 180˚
Carbon is surrounded by 3 electron groups: 3 bonds
The bond angle marked a in the following molecule is about _____.
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