posted by catherine on .
A single 4p orbital can hold how many electrons?
i got 6 is that correct or no?
Chemistry - Anonymous, Friday, September 10, 2010 at 2:52am
"That is correct! px, py and pz (2 electrons in each) "
since it's asking about a SINGLE 4p orbital would it be 2? i don't fully understand what px py pz are..
It would hold 2 electrons.
A 4p subshell would hold 6.