Problem: Draw the Lewis structure of PF 3.a) How many shared pairs are in this molecule?b) How many lone pairs are on the phosphorus atom?c) What is the P/F bond order?

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Draw the Lewis structure of PF 3.

a) How many shared pairs are in this molecule?

b) How many lone pairs are on the phosphorus atom?

c) What is the P/F bond order?

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