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Structural Formula

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  • The structural formula of a covalent compound is the formula that shows the connectivity of atoms in its molecule.

    eg. 1:  The Structural formula of ethane is

     

    eg. 2:  The structural formula of nicotine is

    eg. 3:  The structural formula of cholesterol is

     

    eg. 4:  The structural formula of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is

     

    see also molecular formula