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Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the hybridization and geometry around each indicated atom.

Solved • May 3, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Place the following molecules in order of decreasing bond angle: NH3, CO2, CCl4, OF2

Solved • Apr 5, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the approximate bond angles in the following molecule.

Solved • Apr 3, 2019

Molecular Geometry

Q. Use VSEPR to deduce the hybridization and molecular geometry of the ionized atoms in the following structures:

Solved • Oct 30, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization of a methyl radical? In which orbital does the unpaired electron reside in? What are the bond angles and geometry?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. How many unhybridized p orbitals does an sp3 hybridized carbon have? What other types of orbitals are available for bonding? What are the bond angles?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization and geometry of the indicated atom in the following molecule?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization and geometry of the indicated atom in the following molecule?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization and geometry of the indicated atom in the following molecule?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization and geometry of the indicated atom in the following molecule?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization and geometry of the indicated atom in the following molecule?

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What can be said about the stability of the molecule cyclopentyne? Would it be stable? Draw it and explain why or why not.

Solved • Sep 24, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. Use VSEPR theory to deduce the hybridization state of the negatively charged carbon in the following cumulene derived carbanion. In which orbital d...

Solved • Sep 20, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. Nicotine is an addictive substance found in tobacco. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each of the nitrogen atoms in nicotine: Use t...

Solved • Sep 14, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. Why the following compound is not stable? (i) because the bond angles at the triple-bonded carbons, when the bonding orbitals overlap maximally, ar...

Solved • Sep 13, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the molecular geometry around the methyl carbons (CH3) atom in the drawing below? (A) Linear (B) Bent (C) Trigonal planar (D) Trigonal pyra...

Solved • Sep 11, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. The F - •S - F bond angles in SF6 are a. 90° and 120°b. 90° and 180°c. 109.5°d. 180°e. 120°

Solved • Jul 17, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. Based on the structure below, what is the value for the H-N-CH3 bond angle? 

Solved • Jun 25, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the molecular geometry about NA the molecule below? a. Linear b. Bent c. Trigonal planar d. Trigonal pyramidal e. Tetrahedral

Solved • Jun 8, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. For question below use the Lewis structure for acetic acid shown here. The ideal value for the H-C-H bond angle about atom 1 is: a. 120° b. 60°c. 1...

Solved • Jun 4, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. If the analysis of carbon in a molecule indicates sp hybridization, what must be the shape around the carbon? a. Trigonal planar b. Linear c. Tetra...

Solved • May 29, 2018

Molecular Geometry

Q. For each molecule below, fill in the table to determine the electron geometry & molecular geometry about the CENTRAL ATOM. Then sketch a perspe...

Solved • May 4, 2017

Molecular Geometry

Q. What is the hybridization of each carbon in CH 3CH=CHC≡CH?  What are the CCC bond angles?   

Solved • Jun 10, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Melatonin is an animal hormone believed to have a role in regulating the sleep cycle:  The structure of melatonin incorporates two nitrogen atoms....

Solved • May 23, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Cycloserine is an antibiotic isolated from the microbe Streptomyces orchidaceous. It is used in conjunction with other drugs for the treatment of t...

Solved • May 23, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Ramelteon is a hypnotic agent used in the treatment of insomnia:  (g)  Identify the geometry of each atom (except for hydrogen atoms). 

Solved • May 23, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Isonitriles (A) are an important class of compounds because of the versatile reactivity of the functional group, enabling the preparation of numero...

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Isonitriles (A) are an important class of compounds because of the versatile reactivity of the functional group, enabling the preparation of numero...

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Propose at least two different structures for a compound with six carbon atoms that exhibits the following features: (d) All six carbon atoms are ...

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Consider the three compounds shown below and then answer the questions that follow:  (b) Which compound contains a nitrogen atom with trigonal pyr...

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each carbon atom in the following compounds: 

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each carbon atom in the following compounds: 

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each carbon atom in the following compounds: 

Solved • May 18, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Identify the expected hybridization state and geometry for the central atom in each of the following compounds: 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (h)CH3CN 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (g)C3H8 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (f) CH3NH2 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (e) CH3OCH3 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (d)C2H2 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (c)C2H4 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the bond angles for all bonds in the following compounds:  (b)CH2O 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Draw a Lewis structure of the anion AlBr4- and determine its geometry. 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the geometry of each atom except hydrogen in the compounds below: 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the geometry of each atom except hydrogen in the compounds below: 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the geometry of each atom except hydrogen in the compounds below: 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. Predict the geometry of each atom except hydrogen in the compounds below: 

Solved • May 17, 2016

Molecular Geometry

Q. VSEPR theory predicts an identical shape for all of the following, except: (hint: draw the Lewis structures before deciding ) a. OCl3+ b. Br2CO ...

Solved • Jan 28, 2016