anonymous
  • anonymous
What are the exceptions to the octet rule? Why are there exceptions?
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@nincompoop
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
try BeCl_2
anonymous
  • anonymous
what do you mean try?

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nincompoop
  • nincompoop
try using the octet rule
anonymous
  • anonymous
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nincompoop
  • nincompoop
what happened to your dots?
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh sorry|dw:1378786368587:dw|
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
does Be have complete octet?
anonymous
  • anonymous
nope
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
one exception right there
anonymous
  • anonymous
how many are there?
anonymous
  • anonymous
i know H and He are 2
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
transition elements or those within the d-block
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
this time it exceeds the octet
anonymous
  • anonymous
Be, H, He, Transition Metals....more? :S
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
try PCl_5
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1378786702042:dw|
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
it exceeds
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
try NO_2
anonymous
  • anonymous
okay i guess i got this part down pretty well...so the why would be that there are exceptions because some exceed or do not have enough, and remain stable?
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
the exceptions are electron deficient species species with expanded octet and free radicals
anonymous
  • anonymous
that makes a cleaner list lol
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
yup. you're good to go
anonymous
  • anonymous
wait but the why?
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
I am surprised you're not using the textbook I shared you.
anonymous
  • anonymous
lost the link .-.
anonymous
  • anonymous
i was looking for textbooks actually lol
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
octet rule makes it deficient in predicting their bond properties
anonymous
  • anonymous
fair enough....cool, yay!
anonymous
  • anonymous
done, thanks!
anonymous
  • anonymous
what does free radicals mean?
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
stable molecules that contain odd number of electrons
anonymous
  • anonymous
transitions fall under that?
nincompoop
  • nincompoop
not necessarily. but you have to look at them case by case
anonymous
  • anonymous
got it
anonymous
  • anonymous
awe, shucks! thanks ^_^

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