Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Sections 8.1-8.9 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 46c

Answer

$36+2+10+2$$=$$50$ This is the atomic number for Tin.

Work Step by Step

Determine the atomic number of the element represented by the electron configuration. Add the atomic number of the preceding noble gas listed to the remaining electrons indicated by the superscripts of the subshells. This sum represents the atomic number of the element in question. Use the periodic table to determine this element.

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