A useful solvent that will dissolve salts as well as organic
compounds is the compound acetonitrile, H3CCN. It
is present in paint strippers.
(a) Write the Lewis structure for acetonitrile, and indicate
the direction of the dipole moment in the molecule.
(b) Identify the hybrid orbitals used by the carbon atoms in
the molecule to form _ bonds.
(c) Describe the atomic orbitals that form the _ bonds
in the molecule. Note that it is not necessary to hybridize the