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asked • 11/19/19

Following Octet Rule? How do you know when it is impossible??

Draw Lewis structures for the following compounds/ions. In which of the compounds/ions listed is the octet rule (or the duet rule for hydrogen) impossible to satisfy for all atoms in the formula? Choose "Impossible" or "Possible" in regards to satisfying the octet rule (not in regards to if the compound can exist or not)



NF3


 CCl3


 SeO22-


 SF4


 AsF5


 SO3

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