Problem: Part B. Given that S is the central atom, draw a Lewis structure of OSF4 in which the formal charges of all atoms are zero. Draw the molecule by placing atoms on the grid and connecting them with bonds. Include all lone pairs of electrons.Balance the reaction of sulfur tetrafluoride with oxygen to form sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. Draw the Lewis structure of sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. Use bond enthalpies to estimate the enthalpy change for the reaction. Determine the molecular geometry of sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. This tutorial has been developed from Brown/LeMay/Bursten Integrative Exercise 9.97 and is a multiple-concept tutorial.

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Part B. Given that S is the central atom, draw a Lewis structure of OSF4 in which the formal charges of all atoms are zero. 

Draw the molecule by placing atoms on the grid and connecting them with bonds. Include all lone pairs of electrons.


Balance the reaction of sulfur tetrafluoride with oxygen to form sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. Draw the Lewis structure of sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. Use bond enthalpies to estimate the enthalpy change for the reaction. Determine the molecular geometry of sulfur tetrafluoride monoxide. This tutorial has been developed from Brown/LeMay/Bursten Integrative Exercise 9.97 and is a multiple-concept tutorial.

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