We are asked to write resonance forms that describe the distribution of electrons in selenium dioxide, OSeO.
Analyze Lewis structure:
Se → Group 6A → 6 ve
O → Group 6A → 2 x 6 ve = 12 ve
Total = 18 ve
Write resonance forms that describe the distribution of electrons in each of these molecules or ions.
(a) selenium dioxide, OSeO
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