What is a pi and sigma bond

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How is the formation of a pi and sigma bond in a C=C bond

Posted Sat 10th March, 2012 @ 19:32 by M.Ahmed

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 A Pi Bond is formed due to the double, sideways overlap of P-orbitals,

whereas a sigma bond is formed from single overlap of orbitals.

Answered Sun 25th March, 2012 @ 12:24 by Taz Akhmed