Chemistry Homework Help

24/7 Chemistry Homework Help

Get step-by-step solutions from expert tutors.

How it works?

Ask a question

Type, take a picture, or paste your question with all necessary details to ensure high-quality responses.

Get an answer in less than 24hrs

Once our tutors receive the question, they'll begin. You'll get an email once the solution is ready.

Get Notified

We will send you email and text notification to let you know when your question is answered.

Browse Homework Solutions

1 solutions

Delocalized Electrons

Q. For each of the following molecules, indicate the hybridization requested and whether or not the electrons will be delocalized. (a) ozone (O3) Central O hybridization: sp, sp2, sp3, sp3d, sp3d2 Delocalization: delocalized, not delocalized (b) carbon dioxide (CO2) Central C hybridization: sp, sp2, sp3, sp3d, sp3d2 Delocalization: delocalized, not delocalized (c) nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Central N hybridization: sp, sp2, sp3, sp3d, sp3d2 Delocalization: delocalized, not delocalized (d) phosphate ion (PO4^3-) Central P hybridization: sp, sp2, sp3, sp3d, sp3d2 Delocalization: delocalized, not delocalized

Solved • Jul 1, 2019