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8.15 (a) Using Lewis symbols, diagram the reaction between mag
nesium and oxygen atoms to give the ionic substance MgO.
(b) How many electrons are transferred? (c) Which atom
loses electrons in the reaction?

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8.15 (a) Using Lewis symbols, diagram the reaction between mag nesium and oxygen atoms to give the ionic substance MgO. (b) How many electrons are transferred? (c) Which atom loses electrons in the reaction?

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