What Is The Total Number Of Covalent Bonds Normally Associated With A Single Carbon Atom In A Compound?


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The no. Of valence electrons in 12C and is therefore capable of forming 4 covalent bonds, carbon is the base molecule in the study of organic chemistry. Carbon is the single most versatile element in the Periodic Table of the Elements and is capable of forming millions of covalent compounds of which many of the compounds used in medicine are based on carbon.

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