Chemistry: Molecular Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134112830
ISBN 13: 978-0-13411-283-1

Chapter 9 - Self-Assessment Quiz - Page 417: Q10


The correct answer is (b)

Work Step by Step

In $CO_3^{2-}$. the double bond between $C$ and $O$ resonates between the three oxygen atoms. This resonance is correctly depicted in option (b)
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