Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 6 - Covalent Bonding - Conceptual Exercise 6.3 - Lewis Structures - Page 254: d



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OCCl has 16 valence electrons but 18 valence electrons are shown in the figure. Furthermore, the oxygen atom to the left has more than 8 valence electrons.
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