Construct the Lewis structure of each molecule and analyze the central atom to determine if it has an “expanded octet” or “electron-deficient”
Recall that atoms with expanded octet have more than 8 electrons around it while electron-deficient prefers having less than 8 electrons around it
Write a Lewis structure and identify the octet-rule exception for each of the following: (select "expanded octet" or "electron deficient octet")
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