Group Valence Electrons
H 1A 1 × 3 e– = 3 e–
C 4A 1 × 4 e– = 4 e–
N 5A 1 × 5 e– = 5 e–
Total: 12 valence e–
H → can only make 1 bond
C → follows octet rule → can make up to 4 bonds
Write a Lewis structure for H2CNH.
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