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Mon February 21, 2011 By: Ishaan Kumar
You have stated that the bond order of O2 = 1/2 [8-4] = 2. 
 
NCERT Chemistry XI, page 126 para 5: Oxygen Molecule (O2) Bond Order is given as = 1/2 [10-6] = 2. 
 

Bond Order of O2 Molecule.

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Mon February 21, 2011
The bond order of O2 = 1/2 [8-4] = 2
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