Problem: Which resonance form is likely to contribute most to the correct structure of N2O?

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A

N: F.C. = 5 – (2+4) = -1

N: F.C. = 5 – (4+0) = +1

O: F.C. = 6 – (2+4) = 0

Total F.C. = 0


B

N: F.C. = 5 – (3+2) = 0

N: F.C. = 5 – (4+0) = +1

O: F.C. = 6 – (1+6) = -1

Total F.C. =  0


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Which resonance form is likely to contribute most to the correct structure of N2O?

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