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CH3OO (unpaired electron on terminal oxygen)
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that`s CH3COO...
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dw:1352781848801:dw
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
there is no negative charge in the equation; it`s CH3OO
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
then it's not possible, carbon must be bonded with 1 of the oxygens, which leaves only a single or double bond with the other oxygen...however i have never seen an oxygen do this dw:1352781999018:dw
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i tried that but that`s wrong;;;
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Im pretty sure you're missing a negative charge on your original formula
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Sometimes acetate ion is written as CH3OO
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i thought so too but it wrong;
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
the neutral compound you proposed cannot exist because it would violate the octet rule
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it said i have to draw it and it`s not multiple choice;
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not possible to draw it lol, im telling you, only one option is to have a negative charge on the oxygen
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Preetha Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I am pretty sure that the compound is CH3COO.
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
here the full question CH3OO (unpaired electron on terminal oxygen) Draw the molecule by placing atoms on the grid and connecting them with bonds. Include all nonbonding electrons.
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
exactly, unpaired electron on terminal, which means extra lonepair (aka negative charge)
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i did it what u draw like that but it`said wrong oo
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
did u indicate the CH bonds too? i did CH3 just to save time
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
maybe program problem; i will talk to prof...
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yes i did it all the drawing
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what class is this btw?
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chem 101 o.o;
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yea, either the problem is missing a negative charge, or it's supposed to be CH3COO, either way you will never deal with CH3OO until you get into higher inorganic chemistry
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
acetate ion is commonly dealt with at the basic 101 level
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Preetha Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Try this. H2C=O  OH
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Formic acid
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oh i got it oo it wasdw:1352782861738:dw
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828282 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ur not suppost to put negative sign... _ stupid program
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thanks for helping guys :)
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
why would you not put a negative sign in the lewis dot structure lol
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i have no clue but i`m FINISHED!
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Sheng Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
that's one weird program
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np, glad we got that resolved
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