Problem:  Write a Lewis structure for HONO.

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We are asked to write a Lewis structure for HONO.


Valence electrons: 

H → Group 1A → 1 ve

O → Group 6A → 2 x 6 ve = 12 ve

N → Group 5A → 5 ve 

Total = 19 ve


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 Write a Lewis structure for HONO.

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