Page 1 of 1

HOW

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:50 pm
by Tim Foster 2A
How do we know what the most stable amount of double bonds is for a sulfur atom in a Sulfide molecule?

Re: HOW  [ENDORSED]

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:59 pm
by Nicole Nikolov 1K
To determine the most stable structure you would have to determine the formal charge of each possible structure. The most stable one will be the one with the least overall formal charge.