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 240c: 81


$B \lt C \lt N \lt F \lt O$

Work Step by Step

We know that effective nuclear charge strictly increases as we move across the periodic table from left to right. This allows us to organize the elements as follows. $B \lt C \lt N \lt F \lt O$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.