Problem: What is the formal charge on the nitrogen in the nitrate ion NO 3 – ? a. -1 b. 0 c. +1 d. +2

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What is the formal charge on the nitrogen in the nitrate ion NO 3 – ?

a. -1

b. 0

c. +1

d. +2

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