What is the bonding configuration in carbon monoxide?

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how was the bonding between carbon monoxide?

carbon can bond with oxygen with single, double or triplet bond?
« Last Edit: 15/10/2009 19:43:14 by chris »

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Re: What is the bonding configuration in carbon monoxide?
« Reply #1 on: 15/10/2009 18:20:28 »
how was the bonding between carbon monoxide?

carbon can bond with oxygen with single, double or triplet bond?
triple bond and two lone pairs: one on the carbon, the other on the oxygen.