Write the Lewis dot structure of CO3-2 and explain with steps.

Asked by ojili005 | 29th May, 2021, 08:26: PM

Expert Answer:

Lewis dot structure-
 
-in this structure, C is central atom  and number of electrons in C is 4. 
-Two Oxygen are attached to carbon.
-O has 6 electrons so each oxygen will share 2 electron with carbon to attain stability.
 
By following these p[onts we can make structures like this-
-
 
Here -2 charge means one O atom gained 2 electrons.

Answered by Ravi | 31st May, 2021, 07:01: PM

Queries asked on Sunday & after 7pm from Monday to Saturday will be answered after 12pm the next working day.