Problem: A(n) _ bond joins these two oxygen atoms.A. double covalentB. quadruple covalentC. single covalentD. hydrogenE. ionic

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Draw the Lewis Structure :


Total valence electrons:

            Group            Valence Electrons

O            6A                   2 x 6 e- = 12 e-
                                      Total:  12 valence e

O can form up to 2 bonds and follows the octet rule


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A(n) _ bond joins these two oxygen atoms.
A. double covalent
B. quadruple covalent
C. single covalent
D. hydrogen
E. ionic

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