Question

The molecule which has pyramidal shape is :

Solution

Correct option is

PCl3

 

Molecule having sp3 hybridisation and one lone pair of electron will have pyramidal structure. 

(i) .

(ii) In PCl3, P is sp3 hybridised and has one lone pair of electrons, hence pyramidal in shape.

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

Two types FXF angles are present in which of the following molecules? (X= S, Xe, C)

Q2

In which pair of species, both species do have the similar geometry?

Q3

The bond angle in AsH3 is greater than that in

Q4

Which one among the following does not have the hydrogen bond?

Q5

The hybridization state of central atom in PCl5 is

Q6

The molecule having one unpaired electrons is :

Q7

The hydrogen bond is strongest in :

Q8

The species in which the central atom uses sp2 hybrid orbitals in its bonding is :

Q9

The molecule which has zero dipole moment is :

Q10

Which one is most ionic?