Problem: Draw the Lewis electron dot diagrams for the following chemical species and include all reasonable resonance diagrams, if any. Hint: Minimize formal charge without breaking the Octet rule unless the atom is in period 3 or higher.

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Draw the Lewis electron dot diagrams for the following chemical species and include all reasonable resonance diagrams, if any. Hint: Minimize formal charge without breaking the Octet rule unless the atom is in period 3 or higher.

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