Problem: Sketch each molecular orbital.Drag the appropriate labels to their respective targets.

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s orbitals (l=0)  spherical shaped

p orbitals (ℓ = 1 dumb-bell shaped


sigma bonds (σ bonds) head-on overlap of orbitals

pi bonds (π bonds side-by-side overlap of orbitals


 antibonding orbital  nodes


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Sketch each molecular orbital.

Drag the appropriate labels to their respective targets.

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