Problem: Label each carbon atom with the appropriate geometry.

FREE Expert Solution

The possible electron pair and molecular geometries are:



Note: Neutral carbons don't have lone pairs. 


94% (473 ratings)
View Complete Written Solution
Problem Details

Label each carbon atom with the appropriate geometry.

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 Electron Geometry concept. You can view video lessons to learn Electron Geometry. Or if you need more Electron Geometry practice, you can also practice Electron Geometry practice problems.