Chemistry (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 6 - The Periodic Table - 6 Assessment: 77

Answer

The largest increase is between ionization numbers 4 and 5 because carbon easily loses the first four electrons from the second energy level. The fifth electron is removed from the first energy level.

Work Step by Step

The largest increase is between ionization numbers 4 and 5 because carbon easily loses the first four electrons from the second energy level. The fifth electron is removed from the first energy level.
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