Organic Chemistry As a Second Language, 3e: First Semester Topics

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ISBN 10: 111801040X
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Chapter 1 - Bond-Line Drawings - 1.5 Identifying Formal Charges - Problems - Page 12: 1.45


The nitrogen in this drawing doesn't have a formal charge.

Work Step by Step

Since nitrogen is from the column 5A, and it has 5 electrons in the drawing, it will have no formal charge.
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