Problem: Consider the molecular orbital diagram for oxygen, O 2. What is the total number of electrons that occupy the π and π∗ molecular orbitals? How many of those electrons are unpaired? 1. 6 ; 4 2. 8 ; 2 3. 6 ; 2 4. 4 ; 0 5. 6 ; 0 6. 4 ; 2 7. 0 ; 0

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Consider the molecular orbital diagram for oxygen, O 2. What is the total number of electrons that occupy the π and π molecular orbitals? How many of those electrons are unpaired?

1. 6 ; 4

2. 8 ; 2

3. 6 ; 2

4. 4 ; 0

5. 6 ; 0

6. 4 ; 2

7. 0 ; 0

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