What is the formal charge of the oxygen atom of the following compound?

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What is the formal charge of the oxygen atom of the following compound?
(a)+3
(b)+1
(c)-2
(d)-3
Jan 9th, 2015

formal charge = group # - 1/2(bonded electrons) - non-bonded electrons

b

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