Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 4 - Atomic Structure - 4 Assessment: 70

Answer

Isotopes are alike because they have the same number of protons and electrons.

Work Step by Step

Isotopes are chemically alike because they have the same number of protons and electrons. However they have a different amount of atomic mass and thus different number of neutrons.
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