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December 6, 2020 12:57 ampts 30 pts
21. The structure of Xef, 1s (a) pentagonal bipyramidal (b) octahedral (c) capped octahedral (d) square pyramidal what is correct answer??
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya Best Answer
    option C explanation- We can easily determine the hybridization of xenon hexafluoride by using the common formula which is; Hybridization=1/2[V+M-C+A] Here, v = number of valenc...
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    Manisha
    why this structure us called capped or distorted octahaderal and not pentagonal bipyrimidal though it's hybridisation is sd3d3
  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    Hybridization sp3d3 In XeF6​, there are 6 bond pairs and 1 lone pair. Thus, Structure of hybridization is distorted octahedral or capped octahedral
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    Priyanshu kumar
    Option C is correct answer Please ask if any doubt in comment box!!