How many atoms and electrons are directly involved in the bond-making and bond-breaking of the reaction given below? Choose the right answer.
Addition of BH3 to an alkene
a) five atoms, six electrons
b) four atoms, six electrons
c) three atoms, six electrons
d) five atoms, four electrons
e) four atoms, four electrons
f) three atoms, four electrons
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