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How many electrons are shared in a triple bond between two atoms?

Regents Chemistry Exam June 2022

7 How many electrons are shared in a triple bond between two atoms? (1) 6

(2) 2 (3) 3

(4) 4


Explanation: Each covalent bond is form from the sharing of 2 electrons. A triple bond has three bonds in it. Therefore, 3*2=6

Answer: 1


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