can you pls explain the strructure of NO.

Asked by ramhar | 2nd Feb, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear Student
 
NO has 11 electrons. NO is a free radical with one unpaired electron.
The Lewis structure has a DOUBLE bond with two lone pairs on oxygen and one lone pair and one electron on N.
 

N=O

 
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Answered by  | 4th Feb, 2011, 09:24: AM

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