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Asked Sep 18, 2019

For selected molecule identify:

a) all the symmetry elements present

b) appropriate point group

c) which of the symmetry elements listed in (a) are sufficient to determine the point group.

 

-ОН2
Нао-
"ОНА
Нао
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-ОН2 Нао- "ОНА Нао

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The action that leaves an object looking the same after it has been carried out is called as symmetry operation.

Ex: Consider a water molecule and rotate it by 180° about an axis passing through the central O atom and it will look the same as before.

Each symmetry operation has a corresponding symmetry element, which is the axis, plane, line or point with res...

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