Solution for problem 24E Chapter 9
What is the basic procedure for writing a covalent Lewis
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What is the basic procedure for writing a covalent Lewis structure?
Solution 24E Step 1 of 2 The procedure consists in few steps a) write the correct skeleton for the molecule b) Calculate the number of electrons involved in Lewis structure c) Distribute the electrons involved in Lewis structure, starting from the bonding one d) Put eventually lone pairs e) If any atom lack an octet, put other couple of bonding electrons in order to form double bonds