Problem: Answer the following questions for 1,3,5-hexatriene, the conjugated triene containing six carbons.Select which p molecular orbital is the:A) Homo: p 6*, p 5*, p 4*, p 3 , p 2, p1B) Lumo:p 6*, p 5*, p 4*, p 3 , p 2, p1

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HOMO is the highest occupied MO, while LUMO is the lowest unoccupied MO

For 1,3,5-hexatriene, the complete MO diagram for this compound will appear as:

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Answer the following questions for 1,3,5-hexatriene, the conjugated triene containing six carbons.

Select which p molecular orbital is the:

A) Homo: p 6*, p 5*, p 4*, p 3 , p 2, p1

B) Lumo:p 6*, p 5*, p 4*, p 3 , p 2, p1