Considering x-axis as the internuclear axis which out of the following will not form a sigma bond and why?

(a) 1s and 1s   

(b) 1s and 2px   

(c) 2py and 2py   

(d) 1s and 2s

Asked by Pragya Singh | 1 year ago |  89

1 Answer

Solution :-

Right answer is (c) 2py and 2py

2py and 2py orbitals won’t form a \( \sigma\) as it will undergo lateral over lapping and will form a \( \pi\) bond.

Answered by Abhisek | 1 year ago

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