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Molecular Compounds

Electron Geometry (Simplified)

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Electron Geometry is the simplest system for geometric shapes. 

Electron Geometry

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Electron Geometry (Simplified) Concept 1

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The electron geometry of a compound treats surrounding elements and lone pairs on the central element as the same.

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Electron Geometry (Simplified) Example 1

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Determine the electron geometry for the carbon disulfide molecule, CS2

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Electron Geometry (Simplified) Example 2

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Determine the number of electron groups for the following cation:AsBr2+.

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Determine the electron geometry of the nitrogen atom within methylamine, CH3NH2.