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Examples



See if you can guess what the point group is of these molecules. Click the links to see if you are correct.


2-3 Atomic molecules

    Select the point group
  O2
  Oxygen

D-infinity-h

C-infinity-v

C2

  CO2
  Carbon dioxide

C-infinity-v

D-infinity-h

C2

  H2O
  Water

C2

D-infinite-h

others are:

        4   Atomic molecules
       5-6 Atomic molecules
        7+ Atomic molecules

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