Complete the MO energy level diagram for O22-.
a. Fill in the electrons using arrows (↑ and/or ↓) for the atomic and molecular orbitals.
b. Designate all the energy levels (i.e., σ2s*, π2p, σ2s, etc.)
c. Calculate the bond order for O22-.
d. Is O2 2- a paramagnetic or diamagnetic chemical species?
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