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Problem: Which statement best explains why the sigma (σ) bond is stronger than the pi (π) bond? (a) Sigma bonds involve more electrons than pi bonds. (b) Sigma bonds are shorter than pi bonds. (c) There is greater overlap of orbitals in the end-to-end form of sigma bonds. (d) Single bonds are always stronger than double of triple bonds. (e) The question is incorrect, sigma bonds are weaker than pi bonds

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Which statement best explains why the sigma (σ) bond is stronger than the pi (π) bond?

(a) Sigma bonds involve more electrons than pi bonds.

(b) Sigma bonds are shorter than pi bonds.

(c) There is greater overlap of orbitals in the end-to-end form of sigma bonds.

(d) Single bonds are always stronger than double of triple bonds.

(e) The question is incorrect, sigma bonds are weaker than pi bonds

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