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Determine the formal charge on each atom in the structure
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+2
+4
+3
+1
-1
Н—В—Н
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Н
3
-2
-4
What is the overall charge on the structure?
HI
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Determine the formal charge on each atom in the structure Answer Bank +2 +4 +3 +1 -1 Н—В—Н | Н 3 -2 -4 What is the overall charge on the structure? HI

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The formal charge is the comparison between the number of electrons around a neutral atom (atom that is not in a molecule) to...

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Formal charge Valance electrons-[1/2x bonded e+ non-bondede Forall Hatoms, valance electrons-1 For Batom, valance electrons=3 Formal charge on Hatoms=1-1=0 Formal charge on B atom-3-4=-1

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