Chemistry

posted by .

What is the lewis structure for HBrO4.
Also show the VSEPR structure

The following, if it turns out ok, is the BrO4- ion.

        ..
>        :O:
>        ..
  ..&nbp     ..
:O:Br:O:
>        ..
>       :O:
>        ..





Forget it. It's really hard to do on these boards. Place Br on your paper, to the left, top, right, and bottom, draw and O atom. Then place eight electrons around each O atom. That will be 32 electrons when you finish and you will have 8 electrons around each O atoms and 8 electrons around Br.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e1/Perbromate-3D-vdW.png/150px-Perbromate-3D-vdW.png

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. structural isomer?

    what is structural isomer? can you alos give me examples?
  2. Problem Solving math

    The amount of bacteria after n min if the initial amount of bacteria is q and the amount of bacteria doubles every minute. I suggest you make a table.Start with 0 time and 1 bug. time #bugs 0    &sbsp   1 …
  3. math

    a poster is 25cm taller than it is wide. it is mounted on a piece of cardboard so that there is a 5cm border on all sides. if the area of the border alone 1350cm^2, what are the dimensions of the poster?
  4. chemistry

    CH3CCH IN LEWIS DOT DIAGRAMS OK. Move the two top electrons on carbon 2 to carbon 3 and do the same for the two lower electrons on carbon 2. Move them to carbon 3. I'll see if I can do that but you see how difficult it really is.              …
  5. Chemistry

    what is the formula for Aldehyde? an aldehyde is a substance containing the CHO group at the end of a hydrocarbon chain. There can be many different forms. One, for example, is C2H4O O  \\   C-R   |   H
  6. MATH!

    How do you make a coordinate plane graph?
  7. math

    Sandy dropped a basketball from the top of her Mom'soffice building which is 72 meters tall. She discovered that the first bounce bounced 36m on the second bouce the ball bounced 18 meters. if this pattern continues, how high will …
  8. chemistry - s103

    Post your question. Perhaps we can help. Is there anyone out there who understands Q5 of tma06 for s103?
  9. OChem Nomenclature

    Here is a compound that I am trying to name... H H \ / C || CH3-CH2-C-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH3 I came up with 3-methylheptene, but the answer says 2-ethyl-1-hexene. Can someone please explain why I'm wrong?
  10. Math-6-grade (Anonymous)

    Sorry Anonymous that I deleted your post by mistake, but here's the answer to the question: "there are four posts on each side of a square fenced-in are. How many posts are there in all?

More Similar Questions