Problem: Determine the molecular geometry of SCl 6.

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  • will be the central atom since it’s less electronegative than Cl

  • S will appear to have 6 bonds around it with Cl having 3 lone pairs on each atom

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Determine the molecular geometry of SCl 6.

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