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For the following elements, write the electron configuration and if the element is diamagnetic or paramagnetic: 

a. Ca

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Paramagnetic compounds have unpaired electrons while in diamagnetic compounds the electrons all have paired spins.

Electronic configuration of Ca: is 1...

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|1L Ca 1L 1L1L 4s |11 3p 1L||1L||1L 3s 11 |1L 2s 2p 1s

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