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  1. gerryliyana
    • 2 years ago
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    I have CO2, where O -- C --O with \(\delta \)- for O, dan 2\(\delta \)+ for C, how to determine \(\delta \) ??? Why 2\(\delta \)+ for C? why \(\delta \)- for O ??

  2. abb0t
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    That means partial negative per oxygen and since there's two oxygen you gotta have a partial 2 to make the molecule neutral

  3. gerryliyana
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    is \(\delta \) Electronegativity ??

  4. abb0t
    • 2 years ago
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    NO. It's often used to show partial +/- charges on molecules. Electronegativity is "X" or the Greek letter "chi"

  5. abb0t
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    It's more complex than that but Idk if it's relevant. Unless this is for o-chem or p-chem.

  6. gerryliyana
    • 2 years ago
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    ok thank you so much @abb0t :)

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