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July 29, 2014

Homework Help: chemistry

Posted by Andrew on Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 8:01pm.

which orbitals in the molecular orbital diagram contain the lone pair electrons around O?

My answer: one of the lone pairs on oxygen exist in an "s" orbital. two of the lone pairs exist in "p" orbitals not involved in bonding.

-is this correct.

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