For aromatic heteroatoms, lone pairs of the heteroatom can be donated if
1. They are already sp3 hybridized
2. It will help create aromaticity
This makes the compound non-aromatic
Indicate whether or not each of the following structures is considered to be aromatic.
a) A is aromatic, B is not.
b) B is aromatic, A is not.
c) Both A and B are aromatic.
d) A and B are not aromatic.
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