Problem: Draw the Lewis structure (including resonance structures) for the acetate ion (CH3COO-). For each resonance structure, assign formal charges to all atoms that have formal charge. Include all hydrogen atoms and nonbonding electrons.

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Draw the Lewis structure (including resonance structures) for the acetate ion (CH3COO-). For each resonance structure, assign formal charges to all atoms that have formal charge. Include all hydrogen atoms and nonbonding electrons.

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