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Frederick A. Bettelheim + 4 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285869759

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Chapter 2, Problem 2.47P
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2-47 Which element in each pair is more metallic?

(a) Silicon or aluminum

(b) Arsenic or phosphorus

(c) Gallium or germanium

(d) Gallium or aluminum

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Chapter 2 Solutions

Introduction to General, Organic and Biochemistry
Ch. 2 - 2-11 Name these elements (try not to look at a...Ch. 2 - 2-12 The elements game, Part 1. Name and give the...Ch. 2 - 2-13 The elements game. Part II. Name and give the...Ch. 2 - 2-14 The elements game, Part III. Give the names...Ch. 2 - 2-15 Write the formulas of compounds in which the...Ch. 2 - 2-16 Write the formulas of compounds in which the...Ch. 2 - 2-17 How does Dalton’s atomic theory explain: (a)...Ch. 2 - 2-18 When 2.16 g of mercuric oxide is heated, it...Ch. 2 - 2-19 The compound carbon monoxide contains 42.9%...Ch. 2 - 2-20 Calculate the percentage of hydrogen and...Ch. 2 - 2-21 Answer true or false. (a) A proton and an...Ch. 2 - 2-22 Where in an atom are these subatomic...Ch. 2 - 2-23 It has been said, “The number of protons...Ch. 2 - 2-24 What is the mass number of an atom with: (a)...Ch. 2 - 2-25 Name and give the symbol for each element in...Ch. 2 - 2-26 Given these mass numbers and number of...Ch. 2 - 2-27 If each atom in Problem 2-26 acquired two...Ch. 2 - 2-28 How many neutrons are in: (a) a carbon atom...Ch. 2 - 2-29 How many protons and how many neutrons does...Ch. 2 - 2.30 How many neutrons and protons are in each...Ch. 2 - 2-31 Tin-118 is one of the isotopes of tin. Name...Ch. 2 - 2-32 What is the difference between atomic number...Ch. 2 - 2-33 Define: (a) Ion (b) IsotopeCh. 2 - 2-34 There are only two naturally occurring...Ch. 2 - 2-35 The two most abundant naturally occurring...Ch. 2 - 2-36 Another isotope of carbon, carbon-14, occurs...Ch. 2 - 2-37 The isotope carbon-11 does not occur in...Ch. 2 - 2-38 Other isotopes used in PET imaging are...Ch. 2 - 2-39 Americium-241 is used in household smoke...Ch. 2 - 2-40 In dating geological samples, scientists...Ch. 2 - 2-41 Answer true or false. (a) Mendeleyev...Ch. 2 - 2-42 How many metals, metalloids, and nonmetals...Ch. 2 - 2-43 Which group(s) of the Periodic Table...Ch. 2 - 2-44 Which period(s) in the Periodic Table...Ch. 2 - 2-45 Group the following element8 according to...Ch. 2 - 2-46 Which are transition elements? (a) Pd (b) K...Ch. 2 - 2-47 Which element in each pair is more metallic?...Ch. 2 - 2-48 Classify these elements as metals, nonmetals,...Ch. 2 - 2-49 Answer true or false. (a) To say that “energy...Ch. 2 - 2-50 How many periods of the Periodic Table have...Ch. 2 - 2-51 What is the correlation between the group...Ch. 2 - 2-52 Given your answer to Problem 2-51, write the...Ch. 2 - 2-53 Write the condensed ground-state electron...Ch. 2 - 2-54 Write the Lewis dot structure for each...Ch. 2 - 2-55 Write the condensed ground-state electron...Ch. 2 - 2-56 Write the Lewis dot structure for each...Ch. 2 - 2-57 What are the similarities and differences in...Ch. 2 - 2-58 Silicon, atomic number 14, is in Group 4A....Ch. 2 - 2-59 You are presented with a Lewis dot structure...Ch. 2 - 2-60 The electron configurations for the elements...Ch. 2 - 2-61 Answer true or false. (a) Elements in the...Ch. 2 - 2-62 Why do the elements in column 1A of the...Ch. 2 - 2-63 Answer true or false. (a) Ionization energy...Ch. 2 - 2-64 Consider the elements B, C, and N. Using only...Ch. 2 - 2-65 Account for the following observations. (a)...Ch. 2 - 2-66 Using only the Periodic Table, arrange the...Ch. 2 - 2-67 Account for the fact that the first...Ch. 2 - 2-68 Every atom except hydrogen has a series of...Ch. 2 - 2-69 (Chemical Connections 2A) Why does the body...Ch. 2 - 2-70 (Chemical Connections 2B) Which are the two...Ch. 2 - 2-71 (Chemical Connections 2C) Why is strontium-90...Ch. 2 - 2-72 (Chemical Connections 2D) Bronze is an alloy...Ch. 2 - 2-73 (Chemical Connections 2D) Copper is a soft...Ch. 2 - 2-74 Give the designations of all subshells in...Ch. 2 - 2-75 Tell whether metals or nonmetals are more...Ch. 2 - 2-76 Explain why: (a) atomic radius decreases...Ch. 2 - 2-77 Name and give the symbol of the element with...Ch. 2 - 2-78 What is the outer-shell electron...Ch. 2 - 2-79 Determine the number of protons, electrons,...Ch. 2 - 2-80 What percentage of the mass of each element...Ch. 2 - 2.81 Do isotopes of the heavy elements (for...Ch. 2 - 2-82 What is the symbol for each of the following...Ch. 2 - 2-83 The natural abundance of boron isotopes is as...Ch. 2 - 2-84 How many electrons are in the outer shell of...Ch. 2 - 2-85 The mass of a proton is 1.67 × 10-24g. The...Ch. 2 - 2-86 (a) What are the charges of an electron, a...Ch. 2 - 2-87 What is the name of this element, and how...Ch. 2 - 2-88 Based on the data presented in Figure 2-16,...Ch. 2 - 2-89 Assume that a new element has been discovered...Ch. 2 - 2-90 Explain why the sizes of atoms change when...Ch. 2 - 2-91 These are the first two ionization energy for...Ch. 2 - 2-92 Which has the largest radius: O2-, F- or F?...Ch. 2 - 2-93 Arrange the following elements in order of...Ch. 2 - 2-94 Using your knowledge of trends in element...Ch. 2 - 2-95 Name the elements in Group 3A. What does the...Ch. 2 - 2-96 Using the orbital box diagrams and the noble...Ch. 2 - 2-97 Explain why the Ca3+ ion is not found in...Ch. 2 - 2-98 Explain how the ionization energy of atoms...Ch. 2 - 2-99 A 7.12 g sample of magnesium is heated with...Ch. 2 - 2-100 A 0.100 g sample of magnesium, when combined...Ch. 2 - 2-101 Complete the following table: Symbol Atomic...Ch. 2 - 2-102 An element consists of 90.51% of an isotope...Ch. 2 - 2-103 The element silver has two naturally...Ch. 2 - 2-104 The average atomic weight of lithium is...Ch. 2 - 2-105 Suppose that you face a problem similar to...Ch. 2 - 2-106 Compare the neutron to proton ratio for the...

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