Problem: Draw a Lewis structure for each species:(f) PH2−

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Given: PH2


Drawing Lewis structures:

Step 1: Determine the central atom in this molecule.

Step 2: Calculate the total number of valence electrons present.

Step 3: Draw the Lewis structure for the molecule.

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Draw a Lewis structure for each species:

(f) PH2


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