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Select the options below that are correct for diamagnetism and paramagnetism.

A) Most elements and some compounds are paramagnetic.

B) Individual magnetic moments in paramagnetic substances cancel each other.

C) Diamagnetism is observed as repulsion in a magnetic field.

D)Diamagnetic properties are due to the presence of some unpaired electrons.

E) Most compounds and some elements are diamagnetic.

F) Diamagnetism is observable in substances with a symmetric electronic structure.

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    I think C and E deserve consideration.

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    It counts it wrong with only C and E.

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    Its all but B and D

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