K2ptcl6 is possible but k2Nicl6 is not possible.Explain Why?

Asked by debangan152 | 9th Mar, 2020, 11:37: AM

Expert Answer:

Because size of Ni is so small so it can not hold 6 ligands at a time so K2NiCl6 is not possible. K2PtCl6  is possible because Pt is having large in size and can hold 6 ligands.  

Answered by Ravi | 11th Mar, 2020, 03:42: PM