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Flashcards in VSEPR shapes Deck (12)
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1

2 areas of electron density

linear

2

linear angle

180 degrees

3

3 areas of electron density no lone pairs
angle

trigonal planar
120 degrees

4

3 areas of electron density one lone pair
angle

bent
119 degrees

5

4 areas of electron density
no lone pairs

tetrahedral
109.5 degrees

6

4 areas of electron density
one lone pair

trigonal pyramidal
107 degrees

7

4 areas of electron density two lone pairs
angle

bent
104.5 degrees

8

5 areas of electron density no lone pairs
angle

trigonal bypyramidal
90 degrees

9

5 areas of electron density one lone pair
angle

seesaw
87 / 102 degrees

10

6 areas of electron density no lone pairs
angle

octahedral
90 degrees all round

11

6 areas of electron density one lone pairs
angle

square pyramidal
81.9 degrees

12

6 areas of electron density two lone pairs
angle

square planar
90 degrees