Problem: Complete the Lewis dot structure for C2F6 (which contains a C - C bond).

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We first need to determine the total number of valence electrons present in the molecule:


            Group            Valence Electrons

C            4A                   2 × 4 e8 e

F            7A                   6 × 7 e42 e

                          Total:  50 valence e

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Complete the Lewis dot structure for C2F6 (which contains a C - C bond).

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