Problem: Which one of the following molecules and ions will definitely have at least one 90° bond angle in it? (In each case except water, the central atom is the first one in the formula.)   a) AlCl4 - b) NH3 c) PCl5 d) CO2 e) H2O  

FREE Expert Solution
89% (165 ratings)
Problem Details

Which one of the following molecules and ions will definitely have at least one 90° bond angle in it?

(In each case except water, the central atom is the first one in the formula.)

a) AlCl4 -

b) NH3

c) PCl5

d) CO2

e) H2O

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

What is the difficulty of this problem?

Our tutors rated the difficulty ofWhich one of the following molecules and ions will definitel...as medium difficulty.

How long does this problem take to solve?

Our expert Chemistry tutor, Jules took 4 minutes and 27 seconds to solve this problem. You can follow their steps in the video explanation above.

What professor is this problem relevant for?

Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Dixon's class at UCF.