Which of the following statement regarding valence bond theory (VBT) is not true?
A molecule is considered to be a collection of atoms, and then interactions between different atoms is considered.
For a molecule to be stable, the electrostatic attractions must predominate over the repulsion
The potential energy of a diatomic molecule is less than the sum of potential energies of free atoms.
The net force of alteration acting on the atoms in a molecule is not zero
Overall the molecule is neutral in nature.