CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY

Coordination Compounds

May 15, 2022

Coordination Compounds
In the previous Unit we learnt that the transition metals
form a large number of complex compounds in which
the metal atoms are bound to a number of anions or
neutral molecules by sharing of electrons.

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