Shapes of Simple Molecules - Part 2

Learners examine how five or six groups of electrons around a central atom cause the shape of the molecule to be trigonal bipyramidal, seesaw, T-shaped, linear, octahedral, square pyramidal, or square planar. Seven examples and three interactive questions are provided in this animated activity.

Faculty Authors

By
05.09.05

Last Updated 10.12.15

By
05.09.05

Last Updated 10.12.15

Warning! This learning object uses Adobe Flash and your browser does not support Flash. To view this content you will either need to install and/or enable flash in your web browser or upgrade your web browser.

Click Here for instructions to enable Flash.

   
1

Shapes of Simple Molecules - Part 2 has been viewed 2,775 times.