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Examine the following set of ionization energy values for a certain element. How many valence electrons does an atom of the neutral element possess?

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Chemisty
Answer the questions below for an element that has the electron configuration 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p3. A. What is the symbol for this element? B. What is the atomic number of this element? C. How many unpaired electrons does an atom of this elelemt have? D. How many valence ...

Chemisrty
Answer the questions below for an element that has the electron configuration 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s1. A. What is the symbol for this element? B. What is the atomic number of this element? C. How many unpaired electrons does an atom of this elelemt have? D. How many valence ...

Chem help
Answer the questions below for an element that has the electron configuration 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s1. A. What is the symbol for this element? B. What is the atomic number of this element? C. How many unpaired electrons does an atom of this elelemt have? D. How many valence ...

Science ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
A scientist is trying to determine the identity of an element. It is highly reactive in water and forms an ionic bond with chlorine. It is also very shiny. The element is likely A. From Group 17 ********** B. From Group 1 C. From Group 15 D. A Noble Gas Which is most likely to...

science
I am a main group element. I have 3 p-orbital electrons in my valence shell. I have a lower first ionization energy than arsenic. I am not the largest atom in my group. What element am I?

chemistry
1.what is meant by atomic number of an element? 2.the mass number of an element is 18,it contains 7 electrons.what is the number of protons and neutrons in it?what is the atomic number of the element? 3.an element has an atomic number of 11 and its mass number is 23?what is ...

science
I know that every element has only a certain set of allowed energy states & that the exact energy of these states depends upon the number of electrons, but why is the colour of the light emitted by an element (in GASEOUS STATE) characteristic of the element? The color of light...

Science
Which of the following statements is not true of using electron dot diagrams? A. The element's group number provides a clue about the number of valence electrons. B. An element with eight valence electrons is chemically unstable. C. Dots should be placed one at a time on each ...

Science
Why certain elements bond well while others do not? Which of the three sub-atomic particles(electrons, protons, and neutrons) determines most of the properties of an element and why? How the atom of one element is different from the atom of another element?

Chemistry
The homework question said "which 2nd row element has 6 valence electrons and a valence of 2?" I don't really understand the question, because oxygen would be the element with the 6 valence electrons, but wouldn't that mean that it has a valence of 6? Does the "valence of 2" ...

chemistry
Which statement correctly describes an atom of the element helium? A. An atom of helium has its valence electrons in it's first energy level. B. An atom of helium most similarly behaves like an atom of hydrogen since it is in the same period. C. An atom of helium has a full ...

CHEM
Cl2 + SO2 + 2 H2O --> 2 Cl^1- + SO4^2- + 4 H^1+ 1) Which element is oxidized ? (simply write the element symbol; e.g. Fe, O) 2) How many electrons are lost by each atom ? (1, 2, 3) 3) Which element is reduced ? 4) How many electrons are gained by each atom ?

Science
1. Consider a neutral atom that has 17 electrons A.) how many protons does it have b.) what is it's atomic number c.)which element is it 2. List the following for an atom with 33 protons and 42 neutrons a.) the name of the element b.) the atomic number C.)the number of ...

Chemistry
ELement A has a valence electronic structure of ns2np1. Element B has the valence electronic structure of ns2np5. Write a formula for the compound that would be formed from elements A and B. Element A has three electrons to lose to make the last shell eight. Element B has 1 ...

Chemistry
40. An element has the configuration [He]2s^2. a. Which element is it?- Beryllium b. Is it metal or nonmetal?- metal c. How many valence (or outer shell) electrons does it have?- 2 valence electrons. Is this correct? Thanks -MC

Biology
These are true and false questions and I want to be sure of my answers. Please someone check. Thanks: The eight-element periodicity found in the Periodic Table is related to the number of electrons in the outermost energy level of the atoms that make up each element. True 2. ...

Biology
These are true and false questions and I want to be sure of my answers. Please someone check. Thanks: The eight-element periodicity found in the Periodic Table is related to the number of electrons in the outermost energy level of the atoms that make up each element. True 2. ...

Chemistry - check answers
1) Which element has the largest first ionization energy? A) Rb, B) Fr, C) K, D) Na, E) Mg Answer: E 2) Which has the highest electronegativity? A) Na, B) Cs, C) Si, D) Te, E) Cl Answer: E 3) In which of the following are the bonds arranged in order of increasing polarity? A) ...

chemistry final-urgent
Choose the element with the highest ionization energy element: Na, Mg, Al, P, S In my book: ionization energy increase from left to right and bottom to top. Na<Mg<Al<P<S S is highest ionization energy? my instructor review this problem and his answer is P is a ...

Science!
Which is most likely to be part of an ionic bond? A. An atom with no valence electrons B. An atom with one valence electron C. An atom with two valence electrons D. An atom with three valence electrons Is the answer B?

Science
Which is most likely to be part of an ionic bond? A. An atom with no valence electrons B. An atom with one valence electron C. An atom with two valence electrons D. An atom with three valence electrons I think it is B.

CHEM
Consider the following balanced oxidation-reduction reaction: Cl2 + SO2 + 2 H2O --> 2 Cl^1- + SO4^2- + 4 H^1+ Based on the above reaction: 1) Which element is oxidized ? 2) How many electrons are lost by each atom ? 3) Which element is reduced ? 4) How many electrons are ...

Science
When determining the formula for a compound, it is important to know the valence numbers of each element. Suppose that "element A" has a valence number of 3 and "element B" has a valence of 2. If the two elements combine, then when writing the formula for the resulting ...

Chemistry
Element X has the highest first electron affinity in its period; the ground state electron configuration of it's most common ion is [Kr] 5s^2 4d^10 5p^6 a Element Y is the second largest element in it's period; it's valence electrons are in orbital(s) that have n=6 what is the...

chemistry
I need help on a few of these. A. How many protons are in one atom of fluorine - 19? B. How many neutrons are in one atom of potassium - 39? C. How many electrons are in one neutral atom of V - 51? D. What is the symbol for the element that has 78 protons? E. What is the ...

Science-Periodic Table
describe how to verify the # of electrons in the ion of an element. Can you please correct some of my wordings in here. I don't really get how to explain it. You look at the atomic number which is the same number of protons as electrons; but if there is a positive ion charge, ...

Chemistry
When determining the formula for aacompound, it is important to know valence numbers of each element. Suppose that element A has a valence number of 3 and element B has a valence number 2. If the two elements combine, then when writing the formula for the resulting compound ...

Chemistry
why does inoinzation energy tend to decrease from top to bottom within a group? i'm not sure, but i think it has something to do with the size of the element The electrons involved in ionization, that is, the outermost electrons, are farther away from the nucleus, and are held...

Chemistry-atoms
A. How many protons are in one atom of fluorine - 19? B. How many neutrons are in one atom of potassium - 39? C. How many electrons are in one neutral atom of V - 51? D. What is the symbol for the element that has 78 protons? E. What is the symbol for the neutral atom that has...

chem
the atom of element A has 2 electrons in its highest energy level N. a)what is the special name given to elements in the same gp as A? i answered as alkali earth metal because the valence electron is 2. am i right?

Chemistry
i don't understand this paragraph, can anyone explain it to me? If a large amount of energy is needed to remove an electron from an atom, the arrangement of electrons in that atom is considered to be especially stable. Thus, a high first ionization energy must be supplied to ...

Chemistry
I don't understand this paragraph, can anyone explain it to me? If a large amount of energy is needed to remove an electron from an atom, the arrangement of electrons in that atom is considered to be especially stable. Thus, a high first ionization energy must be supplied to ...

General Chemistry
lectron configuration of a neutral atom is 1s22s22p63s23p2.      a) Draw the orbital diagram.      b) Write a complete set of quantum numbers for each of the electrons.      c) Name the element.

chemistry
Which of these elements has the electonic configuration of The energy absorbed or released when an electron is added to a gaseous atom is known as Which of these elements behave partly as an alkaline metal as well as a halogen element? Hydrogen can be obtained economically as ...

Chem
From the information below, identify element X. a. The wavelength of the radio waves sent by an FM station broadcasting at 97.1 MHz is 30.0 million (3.00 X lo7) times greater than the wavelength corresponding to the energy difference between a particular excited state of the ...

chemistry:energy level of element
each element has a different has a different set of energy level use this fact to explain why colour of light emited by an element in gaseous state is the characteristics of the element The light emitted is characteristic of a specific set of allowed quantum levels, each ...

Science
Which electrons in an atom take the most energy, and what are they called? What Kind of diagram is used to show how many of these electrons an atom has? What name is given to the elements with eight outer electrons? Which element belongs to this group, although it has only two...

Chemistry
ELement A has a valence electronic structure of ns2np1. Element B has the valence electronic structure of ns2np5. If the value of n for element A is 3, what is the set of 4 quantum numbers that would describe the energy of the electron represented by np1? I don't want to do ...

Chemistry - College
The ionization energy of a certain element is 472 kJ/mol. However, when the atoms of this element are in the first excited state, the ionization energy is only 166 kJ/mol. Based on this information, calculate the wavelength of light emitted in a transition from the first ...

chemistry
The following describes the process of an atom emitting light. Place the steps in order: (I already know the first two steps are: 1. Energy is absorbed by electrons and excitation occurs and 2. Electrons move from the ground state to the excited state.) Electrons are unstable ...

chm
If a neutral element has 8 neutrons and 7 electrons, which expression correctly identifies the element?

Physical Science
Based on a data table of their preliminary observations, which is shown below, complete the final column entitled: “Number of Valence Electrons” and then answer the questions that follow. Element Name Symbol Group Number Alkalininium A 1 Earthium E 2 Redonkulinium R 3 ...

Chemistry
A neutral atom of an element has 2 electrons with n=1, 8 electrons with n=2, and 5 electrons with n=3. Write its electron configuration and find: A) atomic number B) total number of s electrons C) total number p electrons D) total number of protons E)Paired electrons F)...

Chemistry
7. Which of the following is true? A. Cesium is the most active group 1 metal, because its valence electron is held more tightly than the others in the same group. B. Group 1 elements are more reactive than the group 2 elements because they have more valence electrons to lose...

Science
Consider a neutral atom that has 17 electrons A.) how many protons does it have? B.) what is it's atomic number? C.) which element is it?

chemistery
suppose that "element a" has a valence number of 3 and "element b" has a valence number of 2. if the two elements combine, then when writing the formula for the resulting compound what subscript number will be given to "element b"?

Chemistry
1) How does the atomic radius change from left to right across a period in the periodic table? A) It tends to decrease*** B)It tends to increase C) It first increases, then decreases D) It first decreases, then increases 2) What is the charge of a cation? A) A positive charge...

Chemistry
1) How does the atomic radius change from left to right across a period in the periodic table? A) It tends to decrease*** B)It tends to increase C) It first increases, then decreases D) It first decreases, then increases 2) What is the charge of a cation? A) A positive charge...

Chemistry
Which atom has the smallest valence p atomic orbital? -Carbon -Nitrogen -Sulfur Why? A. That atom has the highest electronegativity. B. That atom has the fewest number of electrons. C. That atom does not have electrons in p orbitals. D. The valence electrons for that atom have...

Chemistry (Follow up post - Dr.BOB22)
Ionization is when an electron is removed from an atom and ionization energy is the energy required to do this. "Electrons stream from the negative electrode to the positive electrode. In the process of moving from one electrode to the other they knock electrons in the ...

Kelsie
name the element wsith the atomic number z= 15 and the atomic mass number 31. How many electrons does the neutral of this lement have? How many neutrons does the neutral atoms of this element have? I know the element with the atomic number of 15 and atomic mass of 31 is ...

Science
Unit 3 Test Multiple Choice Please select the correct response for the following questions. 1. What is the smallest part of all matter called? (1 point) * a. Element b. Atom c. Molecule d. Compound 2. Which of the subatomic particles is negative? (1 point) a. Nucleus b. ...

chemistry
A certain element forms an ion with 54 electrons and a charge of +2. Identify the element.

chemistry
What is the difference between the ionization energy of inner-shell electrons and the ionization energy of outer-shell electrons? A. The ionization energy of inner-shell electrons is less than the ionization energy of outer-shell electrons. B. They are equal to each other. C. ...

Science
1. groups/ family of elements are ones which: A. Have the same number of electrons in the valence/ outer engery level B. Have exactly 8 electrons in the valence shell outer energy level C. Have the same number of protons in the nucleus 2. A period represents elements which? A...

Science
Each element has a different set of energy levels. Use this fact to explain why the colour of the light emitted by an element in the gaseous state is characteristic of the element? I will be happy to critique your thinking on this.

Quantum Physics
Each element has a different set of energy levels. Use this fact to "explain" whay the colour of the light emitted by an element in the gaseous state is characteristic of the element. When an electron falls from one of the higher energy levels to a lower energy level, light is...

Chemistry
In our text book, the formula for finding the formal charge of an element in a compound is c(sub f) = X - (Y + Z/2) where x = the number of valence electrons y= the number of unshared electrons owned by the atom z= the number of bonding electrons shared by the atom. would this...

Science
Mrs. Sue please help! 1. Which is most likely to be part of an ionic bond? (1 point) an atom with no valence electrons an atom with one valence electron an atom with two valence electrons an atom with three valence electrons 2. To form an oxygen molecule (O2), two oxygen atoms...

Chemistry - Periodic Table+IE(check+help)
The following data lists the ionization energies for a given atom: IE1 = 738Kj/mol; IE2 = 1451Kj/mol; IE3 = 7733Kj/mol. Predict the valence electron configuration for this atom, and explain your reasoning. i do not understand this question but i will give it a try, please ...

Chemistry - Periodic Table+IE(check+help)
The following data lists the ionization energies for a given atom: IE1 = 738Kj/mol; IE2 = 1451Kj/mol; IE3 = 7733Kj/mol. Predict the valence electron configuration for this atom, and explain your reasoning. i do not understand this question but i will give it a try, please ...

chemistry
Which of the following is true? A. Group 1 elements are more reactive than the group 2 elements because they have more valence to lose. B.Lithium is the least reactive element in group, because its valence electron is held more tightly than the others in the same group. C. ...

Chemistry
Check? Answers On bottom. Electrostatic interaction is important for which type of bond? A. ionic bond B. triple covalent bond C. single covalent bond D. double covalent bond When an atom gains or loses valence electrons and becomes charged, it is known as a(n) _____. A. ...

chemistry
Check? Answers On bottom. Electrostatic interaction is important for which type of bond? A. ionic bond B. triple covalent bond C. single covalent bond D. double covalent bond When an atom gains or loses valence electrons and becomes charged, it is known as a(n) _____. A. ...

chemistry
Check? Answers On bottom. Electrostatic interaction is important for which type of bond? A. ionic bond B. triple covalent bond C. single covalent bond D. double covalent bond When an atom gains or loses valence electrons and becomes charged, it is known as a(n) _____. A. ...

Physics
Lithium is the atom which has three protons in its nucleus and three electrons circling the nucleus.(it usuallly has 3 nuetrons as well,but they r not important in this problem.)Two of the electrons circle the nucleus at a distance 1.8* 10^-11 m (app.)The third electron is ...

science
How do I use the fact that each element has a different set of energy levels to explain why the colour of the light emitted by an element in the gaseous state is characteristic of the element? Energy affects frequency and frequency determines wavelenght. The color of an ...

science(check my answers)
1. Which of most likely to be a part of an ionic bond? A.an atom with no valence electrons b.an atom with one valence electrons** c.an atom with two valence electrons d.an atom with three valence electrons 2.to form oxygen molecule(02), two oxygen a share two pairs of ...

Geometry
If 3 us an element of A and 3 is not an element of B, then which of the following is NOT true 3 is an element of B complement 3 is an element of A union B 3 is an element of A intersect B

discrete math
Fill in the blanks: For all sets A and B, if A is in the set of B, then A union B in in the set of B. Proof: Suppose A and B are any sets and A in in the set of B. [we must show that __________] Let x be and element of _______. [we must show that __________] by definition of ...

Chemistry
Name an element that has 5 electrons in the third energy level. How do i determine the third energy level Row three on the periodic table is third energy level If memory serves me will, it begins with sodium. Ok. iS Krypton the electron configuration that ends in 4s2, 4p5 I ...

chemistry
Suppose that "element A" has a valence number of 3 and"element B has a valencenumber of 2. If the two numbers combine,then when writing the formula for resulting in the compound what subscript number will be given to element "B

math
suppose a data set has n elements with n greater than or equal to 6. as you know, if n is even, then the median of the set does not have to be an element of the set. for what values of n does the first quartile not have to be an element of the set?

computer science
Write a method printBackwards that prints an array of integers in reverse order, in the following format. For the array {1, -3, 4, 7, 2}: element [4] is 2 element [3] is 7 element [2] is 4 element [1] is -3 element [0] is 1

math
an element has a BCC structure with cell edge of 288pm. the density of the element is 7.2g/cm3. how many atom are present in 208g of the element?

Physical science CHECK my answers
1. What is the smallest part of all matter called? (1 point) * a. Element b. Atom*** c. Molecule d. Compound 2. Which of the subatomic particles is negative? (1 point) a. Nucleus b. Neutron c. Proton d. Electron***** 3. Who provided the first evidence that atoms contain ...

Chem
Which group shows the correct order of first ionization energy? Ca > Na > K Al > Si > P K > Ca > Ge Na > P > Cl Cs < Rb < Na I know the closer the element is to the right side of the table, group 8, the higher the ionization level, and the lower ...

chemistry
wen determining the formula for a compound its important to no the valance no of each element suppose element a has a valance no of 3 an element b has a valence no of 2 if the two elements combine then wen writing the formula for the resulting compound wat subscript no will be...

CHECK answers science
my answer has the **** 1. What is the smallest part of all matter called? (1 point) * a. Element b. Atom***** c. Molecule d. Compound 2. Which of the subatomic particles is negative? (1 point) a. Nucleus b. Neutron c. Proton d. Electron*** 3. Who provided the first evidence ...

Chemistry
ONe day, you were walking along the road with your friend and saw a piece of solid that you've never seen before. You were curious about the identity of the substance so you tried to give it to the Department of Science. You found out from them that it is a new found element ...

Check my answers, Physical science
my answer has the **** 1. What is the smallest part of all matter called? (1 point) * a. Element b. Atom***** c. Molecule d. Compound 2. Which of the subatomic particles is negative? (1 point) a. Nucleus b. Neutron c. Proton d. Electron*** 3. Who provided the first evidence ...

chemistry
For the elements in row 2 of the PT discover the relationship between ionization and the family number of the element Element. Family. Ionization Ener Lithium. 1 13.6 beryllium. 2. 9.3 boron. 13. 8.3 carbon. 1 4. 11.27 nitrogen. 15 14.53 oxygen. 16. 13.62 fluorine. 17. 17.42 ...

chemistry help!!
For each of the following pairs, indicate which element has the larger first ionization energy Mg or Al. i put Mg. Repulsion of paired electrons in Mg is more significant than Al's higher effective nuclear charge. but got it wrong. Al. Repulsion of paired electrons in Al is ...

Chemistry
Atom A- 6 protons, 6 electrons, 7 neutrons Atom D- 6 protons, 6 electrons, 8 neutrons Atom X- 7 protons, 7 electrons, 8 neutrons Atom Z- 8 protons, 8 electrons, 9 neutrons Which two atoms are isotopes of the same element? a. A and D b. A and Z c. X and D d. X and Z How am I ...

Chemistry
From the information below, identify element X. a. The wavelength of the radio waves sent by an FM station broadcasting at 97.1 MHz is 30.0 million (3.00 e7) times greater than the wavelength corresponding to the energy difference between a particular excited state of the ...

chemistry
A sodium atom when excited gives off two very specific wavelengths of visible light. What does this tell us about sodium? A. There are two principal electron transitions in sodium. B. There are two electrons in a sodium atom. C. A sodium atom has its electrons in two energy ...

Chemistry
Among the following, which element has the lowest ionization energy? A. Na B. Cl C. Cs D. I

Science
I am a non-metal. I belong to the Halogen family. I am not the largest or smallest atom in my group. My first ionization energy is greater than that of iodine. I am not a gas at room temperature. What element am I?

Elements
how can someone find out which element is a more chemically active nonmetal from looking at the Periodic Table? What element is a black crystal that hs 4 electrons in its outermost energy level?

Science
What is the number of valence electrons for the element beryllium? Please help.

Physical Science
10. The more compact a metal is, the less brittle it becomes. -True? I'm confused about this one because of what the textbook says: "the more compact the atoms become, the harder the metal becomes. While the compactness makes the metal hard, a fracture on any boundary causes ...

Physical Science
10. The more compact a metal is, the less brittle it becomes. -True? I'm confused about this one because of what the textbook says: "the more compact the atoms become, the harder the metal becomes. While the compactness makes the metal hard, a fracture on any boundary causes ...

Science
Why is the colour of the light emitted by an element in its gaseous state characteristic of the element? And why does hydrogen with only one electron have so many spectral lines? I have some idea but I need to clarify my understanding against someone else's view. I would be ...

chemistry
i have no idea how ionization works, yet i have to do a worksheet on it! help! how does ionization, and how do you tell which element has a higher ionization energy in relation to another? PLZ ANSWER SOON! I NEED HELP!

Chemistry
ELement A has a valence electronic structure of ns2np1. Element B has the valence electronic structure of ns2np5. Oh I meant Would you expect a compound from elements A and B to conduct an electric current in its solid state and why??? I would expect it to conduct an electric ...

science
I am in the p-block of the Periodic Table. My melting point is the highest in my period (ignore tansition metals). I am not the smallest atom in my group. My first ionization energy is greater than that of germanium. What element am I?

chemistry
a metal crystallizes in the face centered cubic crystal structure with a unit cell edge of 5.48 x10 power of -8 cm. the density of the metal is 6.90 g per cubic cm. a. what is the mass (g) of a single atom of this element. b. what is the atomic weight of the element (g per mol...

science
How many valence electrons must a calcium atom lose to get 8 valence electrons? It must lose two electrons (the outside two "valence" electrons), then the next inner shell will have eight.

Chemistry
How many valence electrons does molybdenum have? (give only 1 answer) Go to this site and look for the electrons available in the outside shells. Click on element #42 and scroll down the menu on the left side until you come to electron configuration. http://www.webelements.com...

Chemistry...kinda simple
What are the valence electrons in the following? PH4+ (phosphonium) HCN (hydrogen cynide) NO3- CN- H3O+ NH4Cl i know its kinda simple but i just can't really seem to grasp it Thanks in advance! I don't understand the question. Do you mean how many electrons? And of what element?

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