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8.8: Tetrahedral and Octahedral Sites

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    226698
  • Learning Objectives

    • To construct a model for the tetrahedral and octahedral holes of closest packing.
    • To calculate geometric properties of the model.
    • Apply these properties to interpret crystal chemistry.

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