Write the name, the structure and the magnetic behaviour of each one of the following cmplexes:

(i) [Pt(NH3)2Cl(NO2)]

(ii) [Co(NH3)4Cl2]Cl

(iii) Ni(CO)4      (At.nos. Co= 27, Ni= 28, Pt = 78)

Concept Videos :-

#1 | Definition of Double Salts & Coordination Compounds
#2 | Some Basic Concepts of Coordination Compounds
#4 | Stable & Unstable Complex
#5 | Perfect & Imperfect Complex
#6 | Basic Terms of Coordination Compounds

Concept Questions :-

Coordination comp,Introduction and Classification / Nomenclature

(i) [Pt(NH3)2Cl(NO2)]

Name :  Diamine chloridonitroplatinum II

Structure :

Magnetic behaviour : paramagnetic

(ii) [Co(NH3)4Cl2]Cl

Name : Tetraamminedichloridocobalt (III) chloride

Structure : octahedral

Magnetic behaviour : diamagnetic

(iii) Ni(CO)4  

Name : Tetracarbonylnikel (O)

Structure : tetrahedral 

Magnetic behaviour : diamagnetic

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