Problem: Incomplete Lewis structures for the nitrous acid molecule, HNO2, and the nitrite ion, NO2–, are shown here:H–O–N=OO–N=OWould either HNO2 or NO2– be expected to exhibit resonance?

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Incomplete Lewis structures for the nitrous acid molecule, HNO2, and the nitrite ion, NO2, are shown here:
H–O–N=O
O–N=O
Would either HNO2 or NO2 be expected to exhibit resonance?

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