Chemistry - Molecular orbital Config

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I'm having trouble with this problem on my homework, We are supposed to write the molecular orbital config for a molecule. Could someone walk me through the process of how to do this and I'll see if I can get the hang of it? What I have to draw is a diatomic molecule. So the person who helps me can use any example he wants and I'll see if I can get the hang of it.

  • Chemistry - Molecular orbital Config -

    We can't draw on this board; however, here is a description of O2 drawn to M.O. theory.
    http://www.mpcfaculty.net/mark_bishop/molecular_orbital_theory.htm

  • Chemistry - Molecular orbital Config -

    So when asked to draw the molecular orbital configuration, you draw the orbital configurations for each element in the compound while doing something with the pi and sigma bonds?

  • Chemistry - Molecular orbital Config -

    In general, yes.

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