Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change 7th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 007351117X
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-117-7

Chapter 8 - Problems - Page 354: 8.9


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Protection of electrons from other electrons from the full nuclear attraction is called shielding On the other hand, the nuclear charge that an electron actually experiences is effective nuclear charge As the shielding increases, the effective nuclear charge decreases.
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