Resonance - • Resonance is a flawed method of...

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Resonance When two or more Lewis formulas are necessary to show the bonding in a molecule, we must use equivalent resonance structures to show the molecule’s structure. Double-headed arrows are used to indicate resonance formulas.
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Unformatted text preview: • Resonance is a flawed method of representing molecules. – There are no single or double bonds in SO 3 . • In fact, all of the bonds in SO 3 are equivalent....
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2011 for the course CHEM 1211 taught by Professor Atwood during the Fall '07 term at UGA.

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