Problem: Draw the Lewis structure for Cl 2CO.

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Total valence e- = 24 e-

Lewis structure

  • Cl prefers 1 bond
  • C prefers 4 bonds
  • O prefers 2 bonds
  • Cl, C and O follows the octet rule
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Draw the Lewis structure for Cl 2CO.

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