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Formal charge of N
F.C. of N = 5 – (4 + 0) = +1
Formal charge of O
F.C. of O = 6 – (3 + 2) = +1
Formal charge of C
F.C. of C = 4 – (2 + 4) = -2
Overall = 1+1-2 = 0
Draw a Lewis structure and add formal charges to each resonance form of HCNO.
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