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Why is the outer shell of an atom called the valence shell?

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Why is the outer shell of an atom called the valence shell?

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The atom is a smallest unit of a
be further divided It is composed of three particles
are called subatomie parhicles. It has ebotrons
protons and neutrons he electrons are
the nucleus. The
matter It cannot
bound outside
the electrons
Aatway
followed
Is known as shell.
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The atom is a smallest unit of a be further divided It is composed of three particles are called subatomie parhicles. It has ebotrons protons and neutrons he electrons are the nucleus. The matter It cannot bound outside the electrons Aatway followed Is known as shell.

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