Part C. Ignoring lone-pair effects, what is the smallest bond angle in ICl5?
Express your answer as an integer.
Iodine pentachloride, ICl5, is used for research purposes in scientific laboratories. Clearly one would like to know quite a bit about the chemical nature of this compound. Therefore, to answer the questions in this problem, you will need to draw the Lewis structure of iodine pentachloride.
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