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    Explain why the bond angle around the hydrogen atoms involved in a hydrogen bond is 180 degrees????


    Maximum repulsion?
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    (Original post by Hazel99)
    Explain why the bond angle around the hydrogen atoms involved in a hydrogen bond is 180 degrees????


    Maximum repulsion?

    There are no other pairs of electrons involved.

    One incoming and one shared = two pairs = 180º
 
 
 
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