09 Formal Charge — A Novel Method For Teaching Theoretical Inorganic Chemistry

09 Formal Charge — A Novel Method For Teaching Theoretical Inorganic Chemistry

A ‘formal charge’ is a comparison of electrons owned by an atom in a Lewis structure versus the number of electrons possessed by the same atom in its unbound, free atomic state. This research paper explains how to calculate formal charge, for teaching theoretical inorganic chemistry.

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