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 - Topical Questions - Page 240b,: 61b


Incorrect as the subshells are labelled 2s and 2p. Moreover, 2p orbital is not correctly filled as all the electrons do not have parallel spins. Subshells should be labelled as 3s and 3p. Electrons in 3p subshell should have parallel spins.

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