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July 14, 2020 11:10 ampts 30 pts
2. Among the following, the unstable carbonyl species is: (b) Mn(CO)sl (d) Mn(CO)s (a) Mn(CO),cl )Ma(CO)s]*
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya Best Answer
    check it
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    Dinesh khalmaniya
    got it??
  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    option D is right
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    Priyanshu kumar
    but option C also doesn't obey 18 electron rule...it obey 16 electron rule so it is stable
  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    Mn(CO)5]+ also unstable due to not following EAN rule. it has 16 e. so according to me option C and D are correct. but if we see Mn(CO)5 can be stabilized by dimerization so if onl...
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    Dinesh khalmaniya
    please accept the answer if you got it 🙏🙏
  • Priyanshu kumar
    got meghna??
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    Meghna
    yes sir
  • Priyanshu kumar
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/14JzkbN7-i3FhieuFTPrrw2DRSWWA0StM/view?usp=drivesdk meghna for organometallic chemistry part read this
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    Meghna
    Thank you sir
  • Priyanshu kumar
    it doesnt obey 18 electron rule
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    Priyanshu kumar
    got it??
  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    Mn(CO)5 is unstable compound because it have 17 electrons so it doesn't follow EAN . to stabilize, it needed 1 electron so it dimeriswd to form Mn2(CO)10 and it follow 18 electron ...
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