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Chemistry for the gifted and talented: shapes of molecules and ions

Description

This activity draws some extra concepts and mathematical skills into the discussion of molecular shape. A distinction between geometry around the central atom and the shape of the molecule is made.

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This resource is part of a book called Chemistry for the gifted and talented. You can buy a copy via the Royal Society of Chemistry online shop for £19.95.