Recall that for:
• diamagnetic: all of the electrons are paired
• paramagnetic: at least one electron is unpaired
Homonuclear diatomic molecules in Period 2:
Two types of MO diagrams:
Which of the period 2 homonuclear diatomic molecules are predicted to be paramagnetic?
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