Monoatomic Ions and Polyatomic ions

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Maya Krishnan 3E
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Monoatomic Ions and Polyatomic ions

Postby Maya Krishnan 3E » Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:26 pm

For Monoatomic ions, does one choose an atom with the lowest ionization energy as a central atom, or only for Polyatomic ions?

Clarisse Wikstrom 1H
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Re: Monoatomic Ions and Polyatomic ions

Postby Clarisse Wikstrom 1H » Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:33 pm

Monoatomic ions only have one atom, so since it's the only atom, it must be the middle atom.


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