Problem: The valence electron configurations of several atoms are shown. How many bonds can each atom make without hybridization?a. Mg: 3s2b. Cl: 3s23p5c. Al: 3s23p1

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The valence electron configurations of several atoms are shown. How many bonds can each atom make without hybridization?

a. Mg: 3s2

b. Cl: 3s23p5

c. Al: 3s23p1

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