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anonymous
 one year ago
how many d orbits must be occupied by a single electron before the electron begins to pair up?
anonymous
 one year ago
how many d orbits must be occupied by a single electron before the electron begins to pair up?

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.15, since there are 5 d orbitals

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and each electron occupies a separate orbital before pairing up

taramgrant0543664
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1There are 5 d orbitals dz2, dxy, dxz, dyz , and dx2y2 I'm not going to attempt to draw them on here so I found a link so that you can see what they look like http://www.chemeddl.org/resources/TSTS/Stahl/Stahl912/Orbitals9to12.html The d orbitals hold a total of 10 electrons so 2 electron per orbital so there can be 5 electrons in the orbital before they pair up

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks for all responses

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0D orbitals hold a total of about 10 electrons maximum.
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