Unformatted text preview: Writing Lewis Structures Sum the valence electrons from all the atoms. De- not vhf-31‘1"},F about keep-
ing track of which electrons come from which atnms. It is the Intel num-
ber ef eleerrens that is important. Use a pair of electrons to fnrm a hand between each pair of hnnnd atnms. Arrange the remaining eleetrnns to satisfy the duet rule for hydrogen
and the meter rule fur the second-raw elements. ...
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