Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 10 - Sections 10.1-10.8 - Exercises - Review Questions: 19

Answer

It is a new orbital comprised of the overlapping orbitals forming a bond that has lower energy than the originals.

Work Step by Step

It consists of electrons that are mostly found in between bonded atoms.
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