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What is the formal charge on the aldehyde carbon of acetaldehyde?
H O
H-CC
A. 0 b) 1
c) 2
d) 3
e) 4
H
I
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What is the formal charge on the aldehyde carbon of acetaldehyde? H O H-CC A. 0 b) 1 c) 2 d) 3 e) 4 H I

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1 Formal charge(Valence electrons)-lone pair of leecctrons+bounded electrons 2

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