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Why the compounds of transition elements are coloured?


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Transition elements show coloured compunds. The compound in which metal ion has an unpaired electron that compounds are coloured. When an electron from a lower energy d-orbital is excited to a higher energy d-orbital,if the energy of excitation lies in the visible region , complementary colour is observed.

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