Problem: Provide the π molecular orbitals for 1,3-butadiene. Give them in order of highest energy (top) to lowest energy (bottom). Label each π molecular orbital (π1, etc.) appropriately. Show how many electrons exist in each π molecular orbital in the ground state of 1,3-butadiene; use arrows appropriately to represent the electrons.        

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Provide the π molecular orbitals for 1,3-butadiene. Give them in order of highest energy (top) to lowest energy (bottom). Label each π molecular orbital (π1, etc.) appropriately. Show how many electrons exist in each π molecular orbital in the ground state of 1,3-butadiene; use arrows appropriately to represent the electrons.

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