What to expect in Chemistry interviews?

Chemistry past interview questions

How does the basicity for ammonia, primary amine, secondary amine and tertiary amine in inorganic solvent? In water?

Why are the structures of CO2 and SiO2 different?

Draw the structure of Al2Br6 and describe the bonding.

Explain why F2 has weaker bond strength than Cl2 even the bond length of F is shorter than Cl.


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