Solution for problem 21 Chapter 4
a. What information is given by the spin quantum number b. What are the possible values
Modern Chemistry | 1st Edition
a. What information is given by the spin quantum number? b. What are the possible values for this quantum number?
11/13/16 Lecture Notes Chapter 10 continued ● Molecular Orbital Diagrams ○ To use MO diagrams for a given species, ■ Count the number of valence electrons ■ Add valence electrons to lowest energy MOs ○ Empty MO diagrams will be provided on exams; ignore AOs if present ○ For MOs only consider valence orbitals and electrons ● P orbital overlap ○ Can bond head-to head or side-to-side, antibonding or bonding in 4 different ways ● ● Magnetism ○ Paramagnetic species contain unpaired electron(s) and are attracted by external magnetic fields. ○ Diamagnetic species contain only paired electrons and are slightly repelled by a magne