Q. 103.6( 5 Votes )

Which of the following is the correct representation of electron dot structure of nitrogen?




Answer :

An electron dot structure represents the valence electrons as dots placed around the chemical symbol. Electrons are placed up to two on each side of the symbol for a maximum of eight, which is the number of electrons in a filled s and p shell.

Nitrogen has 5 valence electrons. When we draw the Lewis structure for Nitrogen we draw 5 ‘dots’ or valence electrons around the element symbol (N).

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Related Videos
Carbon And its Uniqueness26 mins
Quiz | Solve Imp. Qs. of Carbon27 mins
Know About Carbon & Its Amazing Properties33 mins
Indicators and its Types44 mins
Champ Quiz | Ecosystem and its components42 mins
Agriculture and its Importance35 mins
Relative Motion and its study59 mins
Globalisation and its Impact29 mins
Industries and its Importance37 mins
Cancer and Its Treatment42 mins
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses