[COF6]^3- is a weak-field ion, and [Co(CN)6]^3- is a strong-field ion. Which ion absorbs higher-frequency visible light?
a) [COF6}^3- b) [Co(CN)6]^3-
Give the formula of potassium diaquatetrachlorocobaltate (II).
Question # 3
Draw all isomers with the formula [Co(H2O)4Cl2]© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 6:23 am ad1c9bdddf
Q1. The oxidation state of Co is +3 in both compounds, hence d6 configuration. ...
The isomers of [Co(H2O)4Cl2] are drawn. The formula of potassium diaquatetrachlorocobaltate (II) is given. Given two ions, the choice is made to determine which ion absorbs higher frequency visible light.