## Formal charge for H20+HCl-->H30++Cl-(aq)

$FC=V-(L+\frac{S}{2})$

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### Formal charge for H20+HCl-->H30++Cl-(aq)

How do we calculate the formal charge for cation and anion?

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### Re: Formal charge for H20+HCl-->H30++Cl-(aq)

Follow the usual procedure and, at the end, subtract the value of the charge if the compound is a cation / sum the value of the charge if the compound is an anion.