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Unformatted text preview: Lewis structures and bonding According to ______, atoms will lose, gain, or share electrons in order to achieve a noble gas electron configuration. •F •F• ••• • • • • • •F • • • • • + •• •• •• •• •F• • Only valence electrons contribute to bonding. F 1s22s22p5 Nonbonding electrons: Lone pairs •  Some1mes not all of the electrons are used in bonding •F •F• ••• • • • • • •F • • • • • + •• •• •• •• •F• • •  These are called _______________ •  If there is a pair of non- bonding electrons, we call them a _________ Mul1ple bonds •  Some1mes molecules must share more than one pair of el...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2014 for the course EMCH 210 taught by Professor Osama during the Winter '08 term at Penn State.

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