Asked Oct 21, 2019

Draw Lewis structures that show how electron pairs move
and bonds form and break in the following reaction, and
identify the Lewis acid and Lewis base.
B(OH)3(aq) + 2 H2O(/) + B(OH)4^- (aq) +H3O^+(aq)


Expert Answer

Step 1

Electron pair acceptor called as Lewis acid and electron pair donar called as Lewis base.

Step 2

Boric acid accepts one electron pair (hydr...


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Н нӧ:в:0 н 2H:0:H но:в:0 н+ Н;О" O: OH+H Lewis Base lewis Acid Н


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