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    Chapter 11 Homework: VSEPR and Valence Bonding

    1.Select all the polar molecules.

    a. BrF5
    b. BF3
    c. PF6−
    d. IF4−
    e. NH4+
    f. CH2F2

    Select all the polar molecules.

    a. I3−
    b. IF3
    c. TeF42−
    d. SeF4
    e. ClO3−
    f. ClO4−

    What is the molecular geometry for AsCl4+?

    a. trigonal planar
    b. tetrahedral
    c. square planar
    d. see-saw
    e. trigonal pyramidal
    f. trigonal bipyramidal

    What is the molecular geometry for I3−?

    a. trigonal bipyramidal
    b. tetrahedral
    c. bent
    d. trigonal planar
    e. trigonal pyramidal
    f. linear

    Select all the molecules that have tetrahedral molecular geometry.

    a. BF4−
    b. CHCl3
    c. SF4
    d. XeF4
    e. TeF42−
    f. PO43−

    What hybrid orbitals are used by the central atom in IF3?

    a. sp2
    b. sp3
    c. sp3d2
    d. sp3d
    e. sp

    Select all the polar molecules.

    a. ClO3−
    b. BF3
    c. PH3
    d. ClF3
    e. I3−
    f. SO3

    What is the molecular geometry for IF2+?

    a. bent
    b. T-shaped
    c. tetrahedral
    d. see-saw
    e. linear
    f. trigonal planar

    What hybrid orbitals are used by the central atom in I3−?

    a. sp3
    b. sp2
    c. sp3d2
    d. sp3d
    e. sp

    What is the molecular geometry for ClO2−?

    a. tetrahedral
    b. bent
    c. linear
    d. trigonal bipyramidal
    e. trigonal pyramidal
    f. trigonal planar

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