1. chemistry

    Identify the neutral element represented by this excited-state electron configuration, then write the ground-state electron configuration for that element. Excited State: 1s2 2s2 2p2 3s1 Element Symbol: ? Ground State: ?
  2. AP Chemistry

    Which of the following electron configurations correspond to an excited state? Identify the atoms and write the ground-state electron configuration where appropriate. If the configuration is a noble gas, enter the noble gas in brackets, for example [Ne]
  3. chemistry

    Hi! Can somebody please help me with a coupla questions? Thanks loads!!! Describe physical and chemical properties of isotopes of the same element. Given the electron configuration of an element, how can you tell whether it represents the element in its
  4. Chemistry

    What element is represented by this electron ground state configuration 4d^10 4f^14 5s^2 5p^6 5d^10 5f^14 6s^2 6p6 6d^2 7s^2 How do I figure this out
  5. Chem

    The brilliant color of fireworks is produced by shells containing lithium carbonate (Li2CO3) that are launched into the night sky and explode. The explosions produce enough energy to vaporize the Li2CO3 and produce excited state lithium atoms. These atoms
  6. chem

    If you maximize the unshared electrons in the boron atom, the electron configuration is? i know the electron configuration at ground state is 1S2 2S2 2P1 but when it maximizes unshared electrons i don't understand how it affects the configuration
  7. Chemistry

    Element x has the highest first electron affinity in its period, the ground state electron configuration of its common is: [Kr] 5s2 4d10 5p6 Element Y is the second largest element in its period; its valence electron are in orbital(s) that have n= 6. What
  8. Chemistry

    Use these answers for questions 4 - 7. (A) 1s2 2s22p5 3s23p5 (B) 1s2 2s22p6 3s23p6 (C) 1s2 2s22p62d10 3s23p6 (D) 1s2 2s22p6 3s23p63d5 (E) 1s2 2s22p6 3s23p63d3 4s2 4. An impossible electronic configuration 5. The ground-state configuration for the atoms of
  9. 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
  10. Physics

    A hydrogen atom in an excited state emits a Balmer beta photon followed by a Lyman alpha photon. The electron decay from: the first excited state to the ground state, the second excited state to the ground state, the third excited state to the first
  11. Chemistry

    An electron is excited from the n=1 ground state to the n=3 state in a hydrogen atom. Which of the following statements are true? Correct the false statements to make them true. A. It takes more energy to ionize (completely remove) the electron from n=3
  12. electronic configuration

    how do you figure out electronic configuration of excited state? ex: identify atom & write ground state conig. 1s2 2s2 2p6 4s1 Isn't there eleven electrons here? Element number 11 is... 1s23s
  13. CHEMISTRY

    What element is represented by this electron ground state configuration : [Kr] 4d10 4f14 5s2 5p6 5d10 5f14 6s2 6p6 6d2 7s2 Is this really Krypton?
  14. CHEMISTRY

    What element is represented by this electron ground state configuration : [Kr] 4d10 4f14 5s2 5p6 5d10 5f14 6s2 6p6 6d2 7s2 Is this really Krypton?
  15. chemistry

    which element has the ground-state electron configuration [Kr]5s^2 4d^10 5p^4
  16. 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
  17. Chemestry 095

    Write the electron configuration for the following ground state atoms and ions. strontium+2 ion; iron element; selenium -2 ion; gallium +3 ion; and tin element.
  18. Chemistry

    Write the full electron configuration for the ground state of each of the following: a. Ni b. Ni2+ I'm not exactly sure what to do here, please help!
  19. Chemistry

    I am having trouble figuring out the electron configuration for a carbon atom when it is in a molecule such as methane. I know that the ground state configuration for carbon is 1s2 2s2 2p2 but im not sure how to figure it out when it is bonded to other
  20. chemistry electron config

    I need to know the predicted and actual electron configuration for Lanthanum I know for lets say Cr the predicted config is [Ar] 3d44s2 and the actual is [Ar]3d54s1 but lanthanum is different and i don't know how to do it. Any help? You can find the actual
  21. AP Chemistry

    So... this is the question which is from AP chem 2006 past paper. Suppose that a stable element with atomic number 119, symbol Q, has been discovered. a) write down the ground-state electron configuration of Q, showing only the valence-shell electrons.
  22. chemistry

    A Li2+ ion had its electron in an excited state. When the electron relaxed to the ground state (n = 1) a photon of light was emitted with an energy of 1.884×10−17 J. What energy level was the electron in before it transitioned to the ground state?
  23. Chemistry

    -Calcium chloride contains calcium and chloride ions. Write the ground-state electron configuration for the calcium ion. -Write the ground-state electron configuration for the chloride ion.
  24. 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
  25. Chemistry

    Suppose that a stable element with atomic number 119, symbol Wr, has been discovered. (a) Write the ground-state electron configuration for Wr, showing only the valence-shell electrons. (b) Would Wr be a metal or a nonmetal? Explain in terms of electron
  26. Chemistry

    what is the lowest frequency photon that can ionize a hydrogen atom with excited state electron configuration 3s1
  27. Chemistry

    How do you write the electron configuration of Curium (Cm) and copper (Cu)? I'm confused of writing electron configuration with d and f orbitals. Please help. Thanks.
  28. college Chemistry

    (Questions 6 and 7) For the following elements list the electron configuration. Assume it is neutral and in its ground state. 6. Fluorine (a) 1s22s22p1 (b) 1s22s22p63s1 (c) 1s22s22p5 (d) 1s22s22p63s23p64s1 (e) 1s22s1 7. Gallium
  29. College Chemistry

    Draw an orbital diagram showing valence electrons and write the condensed ground-state electron configuration for Se3+
  30. chemistry

    The electron from a hydrogen atom drops from an excited state into the ground state. When an electron drops into a lower-energy orbital, energy is released in the form of electromagnetic radiation. Part A: How much energy does the electron have initially
  31. CHEM

    The electron from a hydrogen atom drops from an excited state into the ground state. When an electron drops into a lower-energy orbital, energy is released in the form of electromagnetic radiation. Part A: How much energy does the electron have initially
  32. Lauren

    Write the electron configuration of Sn and Sn2+ Give the electron configuration of Cu+ and Cu2+
  33. physics

    A hydrogen atom in an excited state emits a Balmer beta photon followed by a Lyman alpha photon. The electron decayed from the third excited state to the first excited state to the ground state. True or False.
  34. chemistry

    How can I determine which elements have higher first and second ionization energies than other elements? Also, how can I find the number of valence electrons from the electron configuration? Also, how can I use the electron configuration to find out what
  35. chemistry

    Which neutral atoms have the following electron configurations in either a ground state or excited state? Enter the name or symbol. [Ar]4s23d3 - I know that this is Vanadium [Xe]6s24f1 - I thought that this was Lu but it counts it wrong each time! Help
  36. Chemistry

    Shown below are several options for the box notations of the ground state electron configuration of the following gas-phase species. Identify the correct electronic configuration. i. Al2− ii. Mn (a)Select the reason that best explains why the first
  37. chemistry

    Identify the element that has a ground state electronic configuration of [Ar]4s23d104p 4
  38. Chemistry

    In the ground-state electron configuration of Fe^{3+}, how many unpaired electrons are present? An explanation would be great, thanks.
  39. physics

    A monochromatic light beam with energy 204eV is used to excite the Be+3 (H –like atom with Z=4) from its ground state to some excited state m. Neglect the finite nuclear mass correction. a) Find the quantum number m of this excited state. b) Following
  40. CHEM

    Consider the following neutral electron configurations in which 'n' has a constant value. Which configuration would belong to the element with the most negative electron affinity, E-ea? a) ns^2 b) ns^2 np^2 c) ns^2 np^5 d) ns^2 np^6 would the answer be
  41. Chemistry

    Metals lose electrons under certain conditions to attain a noble-gas electron configuration. How many electrons must be lost by the element Ca? Is it 2 e^-? Which noble-gas electron configuration is attained in this process? argon radon krypton xenon
  42. chem

    in the ground state electron configuration of Fe3+, how many unpaired electrons are present? I thought it was 1, but im getting a wrong answer.
  43. 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
  44. physics

    You are shining ultraviolet light on a gas of an unknown element. You know that an electron starts in a ground state with an energy of -19.10 eV. The electron absorbs a 4.00-eV photon. The electron immediately drops to an intermediate energy state Einter
  45. physics

    Hydrogen atom is initially in the ground state. It is excited by a photon bombardment and it then undergoes a transition from n = 3 to n=2 state. a) What is the frequency of the bombarding photon? b) What are the energy, momentum and the wavelength of the
  46. chemistry

    what is the complete electron configuration and the abbreviated electron configuration of copper (II) ion? what is the complete electron configuration and the abbreviated electron configuration of bromide ion?
  47. Chemistry-electron configuration CONFUSED!!

    I need help with electron configuration. I do not understand any of it!! I bombed a test ad have a chance to retake it. Any info on electron configuration is great! It is really hard to help you if we don't know what is wrong. Here is a site that may help.
  48. chemistry

    which element has the ground-stat electron configuration [Ar]4s^2 3d^10?
  49. chemistry

    In the Bohr model, which is the lowest energy state available for an electron? A. nth B. excited state C. first state D. ground state Im thinking the answer is c or d.
  50. Chemistry (Check)

    Q: Name the group that has a general electron configuration of ns^2 and provide an example of an atom with this general configuration. A: Alkaline Earth Metals and Beryllium [He] 2s^2 Q: Name the group that has a general electron configuration of ns^2np^6
  51. Chemistry

    What is the electron configuration of the complex: Fe(C2O4)3 3- I am not really quite sure how to go about doing this and whether the electron configuration are supposed to be for each atom.
  52. science

    Consider a single electron in a 1dimensional box with size a, What is the expected position of the electron at the second excited state? What is the expected value of linear momentum at the ground state ?
  53. Chemistry

    You write the electron structure like this. 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 3d10 4s1 is the neutral Cu atom. Remove the two outside electrons to make the Cu^+2 ion. That leaves us with 3d9 as the outside and since that is an odd number, one electron must be unpaired.
  54. physics

    The radius of circular electron orbits in the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom are given by (5.29 ✕ 10^−11 m)n^2, where n is the electron's energy level (see figure below). The speed of the electron in each energy level is (c/137n), where c = 3 ✕ 10^8
  55. 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
  56. Chemistry - electron configuration

    Hello Dr.Bob. Could you please take a look at the following question? I know the correct answer for it, but I'm not sure how to go about solving it. Which ground state electronic configuration will most readily ionize to a 2 + cation? A)
  57. Physics

    A hydrogen atom is in its third excited state (n=4). Using Bohr theory of the atom calculate (a) the radius of the orbit, (b) the linear momentum of the electron, (c) the angular momentum of the electron (d) the kinetic energy (e) the potential energy, and
  58. physics

    Please help me answer the question below and also show equations and steps of how you came to your answer. Thank you 1. The electron in a hydrogen tom is in the first excited state, when the electron acquires an additional 2.86eV of energy. What is the
  59. Physics

    Please help me answer the question below and also show equations and steps of how you came to your answer. Thank you 1. The electron in a hydrogen tom is in the first excited state, when the electron acquires an additional 2.86eV of energy. What is the
  60. Chemistry

    Where Can i find drawing of the electron dot structure of the following atoms. Argon,Calcium,Iodine www.webelements.com will give you the electron configuration. Scroll down the menu on the left side. The electron dot structure is done this way: Write the
  61. 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.
  62. Chemistry

    State the full electron configuration of a free nitrogen atom.
  63. physics

    The radius of circular electron orbits in the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom are given by (5.29 ✕ 10−11 m)n2, where n is the electron's energy level (see figure below). The speed of the electron in each energy level is (c/137n), where c = 3 ✕ 108
  64. Chemistry

    Write the shorthand version of the electron configuration of an element that has eight electrons. I came up with the configuration as 1s^2-2s^2-2p^4, but how do I write the shorthand version of an element that has not been specified?
  65. Chemistry

    Write the ground state electron configurations of the following ions. (Type your answer using the format [Ar] 4s2 3d10 4p2 for [Ar]4s23d104p2. If the configuration is a noble gas, enter the noble gas in brackets, for example [Ne] for F -.) Pb2+ Au+ Mn2+
  66. physics

    The radius of circular electron orbits in the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom are given by (5.29 ✕ 10−11 m)n2, where n is the electron's energy level (see figure below). The speed of the electron in each energy level is (c/137n), where c = 3 ✕ 108
  67. Science

    A chemical element with the symbol X has the electron arrangement 2,8,6 (electron configuration 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p4). Which chemical species is this chemical element most likely to form?
  68. Chemistry

    Calcium chloride contains calcium and chloride ions. Write the ground-state electron configuration for the calcium ion.
  69. College Chemistry

    Write a complete set of quantum numbers for the 5th electron added to H ion..(5th electron in any electron configuration). n= l= m(l)= m(s)=
  70. General Chemistry

    The electron configuration of a neutral atom is 1s22s22p63s2. Write a complete set of quantum numbers for each of the electrons. Please explain with answers.
  71. Chemistry(Please help)

    For a carbon atom that is sp2 hybridized, I understand that the electron configuration would be Yes, 1s2 2s1 2p3 which is a 2s up arrow,and 3 orbtials that are 2p up arrows but then since the four bonds hybridize to form four sp3 hybrid bonds how do I
  72. Physics

    Take element Z = 24 from the periodic table. Ionize it 23 times so that there is only one electron left orbiting around the nucleus. What is the ground state energy of the electron?
  73. Chemistry

    Which element has the following electron configuration: [Xe] 6s^(2) 5d^(1) 4f^(1)
  74. Chemistry

    An element with the symbol Z has the electron configuration 2.8.6. Which species is this elrment most likely to form? A. The ion Z 2+ B. The ion Z 6+ C. The compound H subscript 2 Z D. The compound Z subscript 6 F Which ionization requires the most energy?
  75. Chemistry

    An electron of a hydrogen atom falling from n=3 in the excited state to back to ground state gives off about 12eV. what form the "light" will it give off?
  76. Chemistry

    A valence election in an atom of sulfur is excited by heating a sample. The electron jumps from the s orbital to the p orbital. What is the electron configuration of the excited sulfur atom, and what would the orbital diagram look like?
  77. chemistry

    Consider an electron in the ground state of hydrogen. (a)What is the least amount of energy needed to excite the ground state electron in Joules? (b) Is an electron in the ground state of hydrogen capable of absorbing a photon with energy of 1.38e-18
  78. Chemistry Electron Configuration Questions

    I do not understand anything about electron configuration. How do you figure out if the element is in P,D,S,orF? What do the subscripts represent? What is a subshell? I am so confused!! You figure it out by using the Aufgau principle, placing electrons in
  79. Chemistry

    Ag+2 is generated in a lab. This is an unusual oxidation state for AG. Write the ground state electronic configuration of Ag+2 using the noble gas shortcut.
  80. Chemistry

    What is the electron configuration called that has 18 electrons in the outer energy level and all of the orbitals filled? Noble gas configuration
  81. Chemistry

    Which element's 4+ ion would have the following electron configuration? [Kr]4d^10
  82. Chemistry

    What is the electron configuration of the element with 27 protons?
  83. Chemistry

    Write the symbol and electron configuration for each ion and name the noble gas with the same configuration. a. nitride _________________________ b. oxide ___________________________ c. sulfide _________________________ d. bromide _________________________
  84. Chemistry

    3. Using Bohr’s model of the atom, calculate the energy required to move an electron from a ground state of n = 2 to an excited state of n = 3. Express your answer in both J/photon and kJ/mol.
  85. Chemistry

    Consider the following electron configuration. (σ3s)2 (σ3s*)2 (σ3p)2 (π3p)4 (π3p*)4 Select four species that, in theory, would have this electron configuration.
  86. Chemistry

    Consider the following electron configuration. (σ3s)2 (σ3s*)2 (σ3p)2 (π3p)4 (π3p*)4 Select four species that, in theory, would have this electron configuration.
  87. College Chemistry

    Write the condensed ground-stste electron configuration of the transition metal ion Mo3+
  88. Chemistry

    What is the symbol for the element whose electron configuration ends with 4p6?
  89. Chemistry

    What element has the final electron configuration as 3s2 3p4?
  90. physics

    what is the electron configuration in the Noble Gas configuration?
  91. Chemistry

    6p2 is the last one of the electron configuration. I think the element is Pb. How do I know the charge of the element?
  92. chemistry

    The electronic configuration of manganese is: 1s22s22p63d54s2. a)What is the maximum oxidation state of manganese? b)Explain how the electronic configuration shows that Mn is a transition element
  93. Chemistry

    The first excited state of the hydrogen atom is separated from the ground state by 10.2 eV. (a) At what wavelength does this occur and what is the energy difference in kJ mol-1 between the ground and excited states? Show your working in each case. (b) If
  94. inorganic chermistry

    a large number of hydrogen atoms have electrons excited to the n_h=4 state.How many possible spectral lines can appear in the emission spectrum as a results of the electron reaching the ground state(n_1=1)?
  95. CHEM

    Confirm that the experimentally observed electronic configuration of K, 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s1 is energetically more stable than the configuration 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 3d1. ______ i know that it is energetically favorable for the electron to occupy the 4s
  96. Physics

    The average life time of an electron in an excited state of hydrogen is 10-10 sec. How many revolutions does this electron make in the n = 2 state before dropping back to the ground state? I have worked this exercise using classic physics but my answer is
  97. Chem

    I think I can do the orbital notation but how do I identify what other three anions have the same electron as Ne and same with cations for #2??? 1.) Identify three anions with the same electron configuration as Ne. Write the orbital notation for these
  98. 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
  99. 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
  100. Chemistry

    Electron configuration for phosphorus is 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p3. So the number of electron must be 15 , right ? But , what if m = 1 ? Does it effect the number of electron ?