C02 isostructural with 
 
HgI4-
SnCl2
NCO-
NO2
 
HOW AND WHY 
 

Asked by virendra.aithani | 31st Oct, 2017, 10:06: PM

Expert Answer:

CO2 is isostructural with NCO-
 
Isostructural species have similar structure and same hybridisation of central atom.
HgI4- is tetrahedral.
SnCl2 is angular.
NCO- is linear and NO2 is angular.

Answered by Varsha | 1st Nov, 2017, 11:59: AM