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(1) Which of the following clusters of orbitals would form the shape trigonal bipyramidal and would also be possible within the valence shell of an atom? a.) one d orbital b.) five d orbitals c.) five sp^3 orbitals d.) five sp^3d orbitals e.) five sp^3d^2 orbitals f.) two sp ...
April 1, 2010 by Kirsten
Although no currently known elements contain electron in g orbitals in the ground state, it is possible that these elements will be found or that electrons in excited states or known elements could be in g orbitals. For g orbitals, the value of L(lowercase) is 4. What is the ...
December 1, 2014 by Sarah
All of the following are true EXCEPT; A. the n=4 energy level has no f orbitals B. the 2p orbitals can have a maximum if 6 electrons C. the s orbital has a spherical shape D. there are 5 orbitals in a set E. the n=3 energy level has a set of d orbitals.
November 18, 2007 by Lauren
How would the 2s and 3p orbitals differ from the 1s and 2p orbitals? Check all that apply. possible answers The and orbitals would have more nodes than and orbitals. The orbital would be the same shape as the orbital but would be smaller in size. The and orbitals would have ...
December 1, 2012 by kdb
This question is: How many orbitals are there in each of the following energy levels.. a) 1s b) 6p c) 10f d) 7d e) 5s Now.. do i use n^2 for the number of orbitals in each energy level? Ex. b) would be 36 OR can i state the number of orbitals in each sublevel using the shape? ...
April 4, 2010 by Jeff
Suppose you live in a different universe where different amount of quantum numbers is required to describe the atomic orbitals. These quantum numbers have the following rules: N principal 1,2,3,…. L orbital =N M magnetic -1. 0. +1 How many orbitals are there all together in ...
November 12, 2008 by Jordan
show how you would obtain (the orbitals used) and the possible types (the orbitals produced) for hybridization of a carbon atom. you must report the shape and the number of orbitals of each type used and produced for each type of hybridization.
April 9, 2012 by Amanda
Hey in class we learned that pi molecular orbitals come from overlapping p atomic orbitals...this occurs in a conjugated system or aromatic rings ( contains sp2 carbons with one remaining p orbital which can can overlap to form double bonds)...my question is why does it have ...
February 23, 2013 by Leena
Which statement about structure and bonding is INCORRECT? a. ) The bond length is the internuclear distance. b. ) The covalent bond is a region of high electron charge density between two atoms. c. ) Hybrid orbitals are combination of atomic orbitals. d. ) There are the same ...
July 3, 2009 by David
Which electron cannot occurr? a) 1s^22s^1 b) 1s^2 2s^2 2p^6 3s^2 c) 1s^2 1p^6 2s^2 2p^6 d) all can occurr How do I figure this out? s orbitals can contain 2 electrons maximum and p orbitals can contain 6. I do not see this condition being violated in any of the configurations ...
June 13, 2006 by Elda
6. Ligands approaching in a square planar pattern cause some orbitals to be raised in energy. How many orbitals are on the highest energy level? a. A) 1 b. B) 2 c. C) 3 d. D) 4 e. E) 5
December 6, 2014 by Anon
How many atomic orbitals are formed duing a pi bond between p two orbitals? Does the pi bond count as another orbital? Im confused if the answer is 3 or 2? can someone help me :(
February 7, 2010 by Jason
I really need help on the concept of bonding and antibonding orbitals. I know you use sigma molecular orbitals to use with the antibonding and bonding. Can you explain to me how you actually use them with the sigma molecular orbitals and what purpose they have? I'm confused on...
February 15, 2007 by jisun
Chem Check Please!!!
In an octahedral complex, electrons in dz^2 and dx^2-y^2 orbitals experience a greater repulsion from the lone pairs of electrons on ligands because these orbitals a. contain more electrons than the other three d orbitals. b. each contain one unpaired electron. c. are oriented...
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous
Write the orbital notation for chromium. Type your answer using the noble gas abbreviation of the configuration and only the symbols in the table below. Enter the major energy levels with their sublevels in the order in which they are filled. Enter filled orbitals in a ...
May 2, 2013 by samantha
CHEM AP please help!!
Why does the octet rule not hold for many compounds containing elements in the third row of the periodic table and beyond? (Select all that apply.) 1. Atoms of elements in the third period are less subject to destabilization from additional electron-electron repulsions. 2. ...
November 7, 2011 by kali maa
How does Carbon hybridize it's S and P orbitals and what effect does this have on the 3D structure and chemical behavior? Your answer must include 1) diagrams of SP, SP2, and SP3 bonds as well as any left over Py or Pz orbitals; 2) a discussion with diagrams of how the sigma (...
January 23, 2011 by Bam
Chemistry - Hybridization
Can anyone help me with this questioin pleasee? Describe the orientation and relative energy levels of sp2 and sp3 orbitals with respect to unhyberdized orbitals (1s, 2s, 2px, 2py, 2pz orbitals) 1s and 2s are spherical. 2px, 2py, and 2pz are at 90o to each other (mutually ...
December 5, 2006 by Eunice
I'm supposed to find the quantum numbers for a 5py orbital. I'm not sure how to do this, can anyone help? N=5 l = 4 3 2 1 0, for p you want l = 1 ml= -1 0 +1 representing px, py, and pz orbitals. ms= +1/2 and -1/2. Look at a diagram in your book for the px, py, and pz orbitals...
November 26, 2006 by John
Chem Check Please!!!
All of the following statements concerning crystal field theory are true EXCEPT a. in low-spin complexes, electrons are concentrated in the dxy, dyz, and dxz orbitals. b. in an isolated atom or ion, the five d orbitals have identical energy. c. low-spin complexes contain the ...
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous
How many orbitals have the values n_3(n sub 3) n_3=4 and l_3(l subscript 3) l_3=3 ? How many orbitals have the values n=4, l=3, and m_l=-2? I tried 2 for this one but that is not the correct answer. Could you please help I do not know how to figure out these two problems.
December 2, 2010 by Kay
Show how a hydrogen 1s atomic orbital and a fluorine 2p atomic orbital overlap to form bonding and antibonding molecular orbitals in the hydrogen fluoride. Are these molecules sigma or pi molecular orbitals?
January 2, 2013 by bob
Hi!! Okay So I have this question here and you have to pick the false statement. Now I believe its a or e. But I really can't decide which it is. I might be totally wrong about this which is why I need some help... please! These are the options: a. the bond length is the the ...
July 3, 2009 by Josh
1s2 2x2 2p6 3s2 3p6 is the electron configuration ofr for which ion? I believe your 2x2 should be 2s2. You have 18 electrons in filled orbitals. That could be a +1 charged element 19 (K+) or a +2 charged element 20 (Ca++) \, for example. In either case, it is a very stable ion...
July 25, 2007 by jane
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.
May 28, 2008 by Andrew
Hi! I have a question about Pi-Bonds: a. ) are the only kind of bonds present in double bonds b. ) have very little electron density along the internuclear axis c. ) are formed by endwise overlap of p-orbits d. ) are formed from hybrid orbitals e. ) are formed from s-orbitals ...
July 2, 2009 by Josh
SPARTAN: Use the information from question #1 to answer the following. A. Which two orbitals from CV+ and –OH will overlap creating the C-O bond in CVOH? ______ (Use i, ii, iv, etc. for your answer) B. Which of the following accurately shows the orbital interaction that leads ...
July 17, 2010 by june
How many orbitals have the following quantum numbers: n=6, l=2, ml=-2?? a. 0, b. 5, c. 7, d. 10, e.6 Since only one can include n=6 in its equation would it make it just one orbital having those numbers? im also thinking that there might be other orbitals that have these ...
April 6, 2010 by James
Is this always true, sometime true, or never true? The orbitals of a principal energy level are lower in energy than the orbitals in the next higher principal energy level. -I'm thinking sometime true but I can't figure out how to explain why it sometime true. Thanks
November 6, 2012 by Shadow
How many electrons can occupy a single molecular orbital? and Alumimum is a group 3A metal, Which ion does A1 typically form? I'm thinking Al3+ Your first question depends on the molecule involved and how it is bonded. Hybrid molecular orbits can be formed. Now in an atom, ...
January 10, 2007 by Devon
Chem Check Please!!!
1) As bound ligands, which of the following causes the largest splitting of d-orbitals? a. phen b. H2O c. I– d. CN– e. C2O4^2– Answer D 2) The spectrochemical series a. lists ligands in order from monodentate to hexadentate. b. lists ligands in the order of their ...
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous
Which of the following is not true about molecular orbital theory? A. The bonding molecular orbital is filled before the antibonding orbital. B. Each molecular orbital can accommodate only one electron. C. The number of molecular orbitals formed is often equal to the number of...
December 16, 2014 by Morgan
Hi, I have another question... I need to write a reaction for the preparation of americium by reducing AmF3 with barium vapor at 1100C I'v looked and can't find anything that will help me with this... (I'm preparing for finals, so this might not be my last question!) Thanks ...
June 9, 2007 by Lacey
What are the similarities and differences between the hydrogen atom 2s and 3s orbitals? a) What are the similarities and differences between the hydrogen atom 2s and 3s orbitals? b) What are the similarities and differences between the 2s orbital and a 2p orbital? c) For the ...
August 17, 2010 by gabyj
Dr.Bob, yesterday you told me : "The best way I think is to show examples. 12Mg = 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 Here the 1s orbital is lower than the 2s and they are lower than the 3s etc." 19K = 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 3d0 4s2 Here the 1s is lower than the 2s and those are lower than the 3s ...
November 6, 2012 by Shadow
The sizes and shapes of the hydrogen atom orbitals was revealed through graphical analysis of the corresponding wave functions. These wave functions also predict areas that the electrons have a zero probability of being found. These areas are known as nodes. Nodes in the ...
April 2, 2013 by anonymous
for the following elements show the allocation of electrons to their orbitals on the basis of the Pauli exclusion principle and Hund's rule. a) Carbon b) Silicon Thanks!
August 26, 2014 by Kim
How can the atomic orbital be described in the quantum mechanical wave model of the orbitals? A. A collection of balloons B. A circular ring C. A probability density
January 28, 2015 by Morgan
What is the primary reason for the trend in atomic radius going from left to right across the periodic table? 1.All atoms in a given period of the table are the same size because the same main energy level is being filled. 2.There is no clear trend, the atoms all have ...
February 13, 2015 by Emily
General chemistry ligand
Hello. I have a question about ligands. How do you figure out how many ligands a central metal cation can have? For example, Cu^2+ and NH3. When they combine, it forms Cu(NH3)4^2+ Why does it form 4 ligands oppose to 6? A general rule, which isn't always followed, is to double...
April 26, 2007 by Steven