In which one of the following molecules is the best Lewis structure a resonance structure?
(a) CO2 (C = central atom)
(b) ClO3− (Cl = central atom)
(c) COCl2 (C = central atom)
(d) NO2+ (N = central atom)
(e) HCN (C = central atom)
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