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Problem: Which has the most unpaired electrons?A. S B. S2- C. S+ D. S- E. None have unpaired electrons

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  • Figure out the Lewis dot structure for S, S2-, S+, and S- and determine which has the most unpaired electron.
  • First thing is to determine the valence electrons in S and its ion forms
  • S is a Group 6A element which means it has 6 valence electrons
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Which has the most unpaired electrons?

A. S 

B. S2- 

C. S+ 

D. S- 

E. None have unpaired electrons

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