Draw the Lewis structure for {eq}\displaystyle \rm SeCl_4 {/eq}.


Draw the Lewis structure for {eq}\displaystyle \rm SeCl_4 {/eq}.

Selenium Tetrachloride:

{eq}\displaystyle \rm SeCl_4 {/eq} is the chemical formula of selenium tetrachloride. This compound is composed of selenium and chlorine elements combined in the ratio 1:4 to form this compound.

Answer and Explanation: 1

Become a member to unlock this answer!

View this answer

In {eq}\displaystyle \rm SeCl_4 {/eq}, Se is the central atom that is bonded to the four Cl atoms via a single bond only. There are 6 valance...

See full answer below.

Learn more about this topic:

Lewis Structures: Single, Double & Triple Bonds


Chapter 5 / Lesson 8

Learn to depict molecules and compounds using the Lewis structure. Explore the relationship between the octet rule, valence electron, and the electron dot diagram.

Related to this Question

Explore our homework questions and answers library