Wednesday
July 23, 2014

Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by arcos15 on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 2:41am.

Consider the resonance structures for the carbonate ion.

O--C-O(-)
l
O(-)

(-)O-C--O
l
O(-)

(-)O-C-O(-)
l
l
O
How much negative charge is on each oxygen of the carbonate ion?
A)0,
B) -.33,
C)-.50,
D) -.67,
E)-1.00,
F)-1.33,
G)-1.50,
H)-1.67,
I)-2.00

What is the bond order of each carbon oxygen bond in the carbonate ion?
A)0,
B).33,
C).50,
D).67,
E)1.00,
F)1.33,
G)1.50,
H)1.67,
I)2.00,
J)4.00

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

chemistry - The hydrogen carbonate ion is formed when an H+ ion combines with ...
8th grade physical sience - what is the charge on carbonate ion? Compared to the...
Chemistry - Which statement about resonance structures is TRUE: 1) There can ...
Ion Charge & Formulas of Ionic Compounds - Can you please take a look at my ...
chemistry - Solid sodium carbonate is slowly added to 50.0 mL of a 0.0310 M ...
Chemistry - Choose the true statements regarding the charge-minimized Lewis ...
Chemistry - What is the proper chemical formula for the perchlorate ion. Enter ...
Chemistry - Draw the Lewis structures for BrO3- and ClO4- and indicate their ...
Chemistry - I did a back titration with an unknown carbonate and using the ...
Chemistry - What is the silver ion concentration in a solution prepared by ...

Search
Members