Problem: Use the Polygon Rule to draw the molecular orbital diagram for cycloheptatriene anion. Show the energy levels, fill in with the correct number of pi electrons, and indicate where the HOMO/LUMO molecular orbitals are.

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Use the Polygon Rule to draw the molecular orbital diagram for cycloheptatriene anion. Show the energy levels, fill in with the correct number of pi electrons, and indicate where the HOMO/LUMO molecular orbitals are.

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