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why NF3 IS weaker ligand than N(CH3)3? (TRIFLORIDE) (TRIMETHYL)

why NF3 IS weaker ligand than N(CH3)3?


 


         (TRIFLORIDE)                   (TRIMETHYL)

Grade:12

3 Answers

mohit yadav
54 Points
9 years ago

because of the inducing effect of methyl group the electron densith in N(CH3)3 increases

vivek kumar
57 Points
9 years ago

bcuz f being more electronegative doesnt donate electrons easily ,therefore is weaker ligand

vishal ojha
35 Points
8 years ago

bcuz f being more electronegative doesnt donate electrons easily ,therefore is weaker ligand

 

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