Octet rule

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H2O's Lewis structure features an oxygen atom with two lone pairs and two single bonds connecting to hydrogen atoms, forming a bent molecular geometry. The oxygen atom has six valence electrons, sharing two with hydrogens (each contributing one electron) to complete its octet, resulting in a bond angle of 104.5°, slightly less than the tetrahedral angle due to lone pair repulsion, following the VSEPR theory for its
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H2O's Lewis structure features an oxygen atom with two lone pairs and two single bonds connecting to hydrogen atoms, forming a bent molecular geometry. The oxygen atom has six valence electrons, sharing two with hydrogens (each contributing one electron) to complete its octet, resulting in a bond angle of 104.5°, slightly less than the tetrahedral angle due to lone pair repulsion, following the VSEPR theory for its #H2OLewisStructure #lewisstructure

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CO Lewis structure: Triple bond between C (sp hybridized) and O (sp^2 hybridized), 10 valence electrons total. C: 4e^-, O: 6e^-. Triple bond accounts for 6 shared electrons, O retains a lone pair (2e^-), fulfilling octet rule. Bond length approx. 112.8 pm, bond energy around 1072 kJ/mol. How to draw CO Lewis structure ? 1. Basis on the periodic table, Lewis structure has 4 for carbon and 6 for oxygen. #lewisstructure Biotechnology, Chemical Bond, Octet Rule, Mechanical Engineering, Science And Technology, Periodic Table, Mathematics, Structures

CO Lewis structure: Triple bond between C (sp hybridized) and O (sp^2 hybridized), 10 valence electrons total. C: 4e^-, O: 6e^-. Triple bond accounts for 6 shared electrons, O retains a lone pair (2e^-), fulfilling octet rule. Bond length approx. 112.8 pm, bond energy around 1072 kJ/mol. How to draw CO Lewis structure ? 1. Basis on the periodic table, Lewis structure has 4 for carbon and 6 for oxygen. #lewisstructure

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