Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 22 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 6


A positive ion is an atom where one or more electrons have been removed, leaving the atom with an excess of protons. A negative ion is an atom with one or more extra electrons.

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