Chemistry: Molecular Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134112830
ISBN 13: 978-0-13411-283-1

Chapter 8 - Self-Assessment Quiz - Page 373: Q8


The correct answer is (b)

Work Step by Step

As we move right across a row in the periodic table, the number of protons and neutrons increases, increasing the attraction between the nuclear charge and electrons. So effective nuclear charge increases.
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