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1.What are the molybdenum oxidation states , ground d-electron configurations and ground electronic spectroscopic states of  Mo(CO)6   and Mo(OCH3)6 ?2.Describe how the Mo-C π bonding in Mo(CO)6 is enhanced by the synergism  with the Mo-CO  sigma bonding interaction .

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1.What are the molybdenum oxidation states , ground d-electron configurations and ground electronic spectroscopic states of  Mo(CO)6   and Mo(OCH3)6 ?

2.Describe how the Mo-C π bonding in Mo(CO)6 is enhanced by the synergism  with the Mo-CO  sigma bonding interaction .

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The Mo oxidation states in each complex is determined as follows,

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The Mo oxidation state in Mo(CO)6 is 0 and in Mo(OCH3)6 is +6.

The ground d-electronic configurations for given complexes are det...

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