logo

Ask Questions, Get Answers

 
X
 Search
Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
Ad
0 votes

$BrO_3^-$ is isostructural with a noble gas species

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;XeO_2&(b)\;XeF_4\\(c)\;XeO_3&(d)\; XeF_3\end{array}$

Can you answer this question?
 
 

1 Answer

0 votes
$BrO_3^-$ is in trigonal pyramidal in shape. It is isostructural with $XeO_3$. In both cases, the central atom undergoes $sp_3^-$ hybridization.
Hence (c) is the correct answer.
answered Dec 6, 2013 by sreemathi.v
 

Related questions

Ask Question
student study plans
x
JEE MAIN, CBSE, NEET Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App
...