Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 5 - Electron Configurations and the Periodic Table - Questions for Review and Thought - Review Questions - Page 240: 2d


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This answer is incorrect. First, you should be weary of any answer that involves "frenzy" or "whizzing." Second, all electrons are "whizzing" around the nucleus at extremely high rates of speeds. So, if this were the reason for the light, all matter would be constantly emitting light.
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