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Sean Sugai 4E
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How is carbon tetravalent? Also, how does this relate to promotion energy?
Naneeta Desar 1K
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Carbon is tetravalent because it can form 4 bonds with atoms.
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Carbon has 4 valence electrons meaning that it would need 4 electrons to complete its octet so it tends to form 4 bonds
Alexis Robles 2k
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In the periodic table, Carbon has 4 valence electrons and Tetravalent is having 4 valence electrons.
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