We are asked to write a Lewis structure that obeys the octet rule for SOCl2 .
S → Central atom → Group 6A → 6 ve
O → Group 6A → 6 ve
Cl → Group 7A → 2 x 7 ve = 14
Total = 26 ve
Write a Lewis structure that obeys the octet rule for SOCl2 (S is the central atom) and assign formal charges to each atom.
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