We’re being asked to draw the Lewis structure for I3-
We need to do the following steps:
Step 1: Determine the central atom in the molecule.
Step 2: Calculate the total number of valence electrons present.
Step 3: Draw the Lewis structure for the molecule.
Although I3- is known, F3- is not.
Draw the Lewis structure for I3- (It is linear, not a triangle).
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