We are being asked to determine the number of electron domains around the A atom in the figure below
Recall: Electron domain refers to the number of lone pairs or bond locations around a particular atom in a molecule.
Suppose a particular AB3 molecule has the resonance structure
How many electron domains are there around the A atom?
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