Chemistry (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 6 - The Periodic Table - 6 Assessment - Page 186: 27

Answer

The discovery of gallium helped to legitimize his periodic table in the eyes of other scientists.

Work Step by Step

Scientists realized that his prediction of the element gallium had been correct helping to show that perhaps the configuration of his table was legitimate.
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