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Find EAN of 1) [HgI 4 ] 2- 2)Fe(CO) 5

Find EAN of


1) [HgI4]2-


2)Fe(CO)5

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1 Answers

Ramesh V
70 Points
12 years ago

1) [HgI4]2-

electrons on metal = 80 - 2 =78

electrons donated by ligand = 4 x 2 = 8

                               EAN is 86

2)Fe(CO)5

electrons on metal = 26

electrons donated by ligand = 5 x 2 = 10

                               EAN is 36

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