Problem: Draw the Lewis structure for CCl4.

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We have to draw the Lewis structure for CCl4.

A Lewis structure is used to show the distribution of electrons in a molecule. It can also be used to determine the geometry of a molecule.

To draw the Lewis structure, we need to follow these steps:

Step 1: Determine the central atom in the molecule.

Step 2: Calculate the total number of valence electrons present.

Step 3: Draw the Lewis structure for the molecule.

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Draw the Lewis structure for CCl4.

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