VSEPR – Chemistry Flashcard

Type:

 

AX2

Geometry of electron pairs:

Linear

Geometry of atoms:

Linear

Angle:

180o

 

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Type:

 

AX3

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Planar

Geometry of atoms:

Trigonal Planar

Angle:

120o

 

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Type:

 

AX2E

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Planar

Geometry of atoms:

Bent or V-shaped

Angle:

<120o[image]

Type:

 

AX4

Geometry of electron pairs:

Tetrahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Tetrahedral

Angle:

109.5o

 

Type:

 

AX3

Geometry of electron pairs:

Tetrahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Trigonal Pyramidal

Angle:

<109.5o

Type:

 

AX2E2

Geometry of electron pairs:

Tetrahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Bent or V-shaped

Angle:

<<109.5o

Type:

 

AX5

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Bipyramidal

Geometry of atoms:

Trigonal Bipyramidal

Angle:

120o, 90o

 

Type:

 

AX4E

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Bipyramidal

Geometry of atoms:

See-saw

Angle:

90o, 120o

Type:

 

AX3E2

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Bipyramidal

Geometry of atoms:

T-shaped

Angle:

<90o

Type:

 

AX2E3

Geometry of electron pairs:

Trigonal Bipyramidal

Geometry of atoms:

Linear

Angle:

180o

 

Type:

 

AX6

Geometry of electron pairs:

Octahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Octahedral

Angle:

90o

Type:

 

AX5E

Geometry of electron pairs:

Octahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Square Pyramidal

Angle:

<90o

Type:

 

AX4E2

Geometry of electron pairs:

Octahedral

Geometry of atoms:

Square Planar

Angle:

90o

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