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:5: :E——.E_=6 0. Answer the following questions. (a) What is the formal charge on E?
(b) What is the oxidation state of E?
(c) Which element could E represent? (Enter the correct atomic symbol.)

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The formal charge on E should have been +2, since the single bonded oxygen is... View the full answer

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