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Draw the Lewis structure for each of the following molecules or ions, and predict their electron-domain and molecular geometries:

BrO2\mathrm { BrO } _ { 2 }^-

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To draw the lewis structure of [BrO2]_2]^-, first, we need to determine the valence electron of each element, wherein the valence electron is the same as the group number of each element. So, based on the periodic table of elements, Br is in group 7A while O is in group 6A.

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