The meaning of “effective pairs” that is mentioned in section 12.10 of the text is to be stated. Concept Introduction: The VSEPR model is based on an important assumption according to which, “In a molecule, the surrounding atoms and electrons should arranged in way that the central atom should feel minimum repulsion from all of them”. The shape in VSEPR model gives specific angles for the corresponding shapes.

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Chapter 12, Problem 20ALQ
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The meaning of “effective pairs” that is mentioned in section 12.10 of the text is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The VSEPR model is based on an important assumption according to which, “In a molecule, the surrounding atoms and electrons should arranged in way that the central atom should feel minimum repulsion from all of them”. The shape in VSEPR model gives specific angles for the corresponding shapes.

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