Chemistry (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 8 - Covalent Bonding - 8 Assessment: 106

Answer

An anion has an additional negative charge, so more electron shells would be added on the neutral atom. This would make the corresponding neutral atom larger.

Work Step by Step

An anion has an additional negative charge, so more electron shells would be added on the neutral atom. This would make the corresponding neutral atom larger.
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