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2021-05-08 09:12:12
Which of these elements can become stable by losing 1 electron? Explain A. Calcium B. Argon C. Soduim D. Nitrogen E. Oxygen F. Chlorine
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NakeshaHolom
2021-05-08 15:53:56

C. Sodium. This is correct because it would then become like the noble gases, which are not reactive because they have 8 valence electrons in their outer shell. Therefore, it will become stable because it would have 8 valence electrons in its outer shell.

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