Lewis structure for NH2CO2H.
The skeletal structure is H2NCOOH, with both O atoms attached to C.
Group Valence Electrons
N 5A 1 × 5 e– = 5 e–
C 4A 1 × 4 e– = 4 e–
H 1A 3 × 1 e– = 3 e–
O 6A 2 × 6 e– = 12 e–
Total: 24 valence e–
Sketch the following molecule: NH2CO2H (whose skeletal structure is H2NCOOH, with both O atoms attached to C).
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