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VSEPR Theory

VSEPR Theory

A limited Wolfram demonstration showing 3D interactive models for various numbers of electron domains with varying numbers of unshared pairs.  Relatively limited demonstration.


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Scott Sinex
Scott Sinex (Faculty)
21 weeks ago
Old school method using AXE notation that leads to memorization. Plus some geometries with lone pairs are distorted (realistic) and some are not. Either show it or totally ignore it like most textbooks!