Chemistry (12th Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Covalent Bonding - 8.3 Bonding Theories - 8.3 Lesson Check: 22

Answer

The VSEPR theory says that repulsion between electron pairs cause the molecule shape to adjust so that electron pairs stay as far apart as possible.

Work Step by Step

The VSEPR theory says that repulsion between electron pairs cause the molecule shape to adjust so that electron pairs stay as far apart as possible.
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