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Postby duenezjuleny1D » Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:30 pm

how does an atom or molecule not follow the octet rules? how do you explain them?

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Re: octet

Postby Diego Gonzalez 3F » Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:32 pm

elements that are closer to the noble gases periodically speaking are going to want to fulfill the octet rule since theyre already close to a full 8 electrons. Elements like in group 13 only have 5 valence electrons so its more work to get those electrons for their full octet so they dont subscribe to the rule.

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