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Based on formal charge considerations, which of the following would likely be the correct arrangement of atoms in hypochlorous acid: HOCl or OClH?

Thus, in HOCl; the formal charge on $\mathrm{O}$ atom is $[-1],$ Clatom is $[+1]$ and $\mathrm{H}$ atom is $[0]$ since, the Lewis structure with least formal charge is most stable therefore, the structure ofHOCl with formal charge of 0 is the stable structure as compared to OClH which with $-1$ and $+1$ formal charge.

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