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Draw the lewis structure for the following: A) OCl2 B) COH2 C) NOH3 D) PO43-

Question:

Draw the lewis structure for the following:

A) OCl2

B) COH2

C) NOH3

D) PO43-

Lewis Structure:

The Lewis structure is proposed by the renowned scientist named as Gilbert N.Lewis. These structures are depicted by the dot diagram, and that dot represents the sharing of electrons between different atoms.

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The total number of valence electrons which are present in {eq}{\rm{OC}}{{\rm{l}}_{\rm{2}}} {/eq} is 20. So, the Lewis structure of...

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