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Arishta
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79 votes
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Why is it wrong to use the concept of hybridization for transition metal complexes?

26 votes
2 answers
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How are the number of tetrahedral voids twice the number of octahedral voids in a CCP structure?

21 votes
2 answers
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Why is the boiling point of stibane higher than that of ammonia?

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2 answers
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Why is H2SO4 a good dehydrating agent while other strong acids are not?

17 votes
1 answer
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Why is 1H-borepine aromatic?

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2 answers
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How to find if the unpaired electron is placed in hybrid orbital or pure orbital in odd electron species?

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1 answer
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Why are some elements more abundant than others in the universe?

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2 answers
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Why and how are azeotropes formed?

11 votes
1 answer
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Bonding of the complex when both weak and strong field ligand are present

10 votes
3 answers
400 views

Why do laws of thermodynamics "outweigh" any other law ever formulated?

8 votes
1 answer
31k views

Reduction of alkyl halides to alkanes

8 votes
1 answer
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Why is density of water maximum at 4 degree celsius?

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0 answers
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Which site is more favorable for EAS in O-Acetotoluidide?

5 votes
2 answers
6k views

Why chelation increases entropy

4 votes
2 answers
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Why is the melting point of hydrogen iodide larger than that of hydrogen fluoride?

4 votes
1 answer
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How to determine the reactivity of a set of compounds that may undergo nucleophilic substitution?

4 votes
2 answers
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If some particles of liquid in a solution convert to vapour then why can't some liquid particles convert to solid?

4 votes
0 answers
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Why the tendency of ClO3 to form dimer is high?

3 votes
2 answers
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Why does ozone disproportionate on reaction with potassium iodide?

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2 answers
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Why doesn't a buffer solution change ph(Appreciably?)

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1 answer
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Do nitrogen and oxygen react to form nitric oxide or nitrous oxide?

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Why is formic acid more acidic than benzoic acid? [duplicate]

3 votes
2 answers
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Is there regular decrease in atomic radii of 3d series?

3 votes
1 answer
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Why energy of all d orbitals is same?

3 votes
1 answer
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Why group 13 elements don't show +2 as their major oxidation state?

3 votes
1 answer
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How does haloform reaction take place if the reactants NaOH and X2 react with each other?

2 votes
1 answer
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Dissolution of lead chloride because of the formation of- Na2PbO2 or [Pb(OH)4]-2?

2 votes
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Why are Bohr's formulae for radius and velocity still in use when Heisenberg's uncertainty principle predicts otherwise?

2 votes
1 answer
8k views

Lewis structure of nitric oxide

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1 answer
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Why the ionization energy of Au is more than that of Cu?