Chemistry: Molecular Approach (4th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0134112830
ISBN 13: 978-0-13411-283-1

Chapter 2 - Exercises: 14

Answer

An element is simply any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substances by chemical means.

Work Step by Step

An element is composed of atoms that have the same atomic number, meaning, each atom has the same number of protons in its nucleus as all other atoms of that element.
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