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Glossary of Lewis Dot Stucture Steps

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All atoms except __ have ___ electrons.
All atoms except Hydrogen have 8 electrons.
Atoms have ___ formal charge unless otherwise specified.
Atoms have 0 formal charge unless otherwise stated.
Show _______ electrons.
Show lone pair/nonbonding electrons.
After showing _____ electrons, show _____ bonds.
After showing lone pair electrons, show multiple bonds.
Only ______ electrons are used in electron configuration.
Only valence electrons are used in electron configuration.
Lewis dot structures should have as much _________ as possible.
Lewis dot structures should have as much symmetry as possible.
Electronegativity increases as you move ___________ and ___________ across the periodic table.
Electronegativity increases as you move left to right and down to up across the periodic table.
Electronegative _______ electrons.
Electronegative attracts electrons.
_____________ attracts electrons.
Electropositive attracts electrons.
Formal charge = _______ - ____________
Formal charge = # of valence electrons -(# of unshared electrons + 1/2 # of shared electrons)

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