Problem: Identify the correct Lewis symbol for the ions in each ionic compound.RbF

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Rubidium, Rb, is in Group 1A hence it has 1 valence electron.

Fluorine, F, is in Group 7A hence it has 7 valence electrons.

The correct Lewis structures of the ions are:

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Identify the correct Lewis symbol for the ions in each ionic compound.

RbF

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