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Buttler Dubna is a lab in the Soviet Union where heavy elements were created. Darmstadt is a city in Germany where darmstadtium was discovered. 81. F - is bigger because Na + has a bigger positive charge than negative because it’s a cation. Therefore, the electrons have an extremely strong attraction to the nucleus.
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Unformatted text preview: The F-ion has more negative charge than positive because its an anion. Its nucleus isnt positive enough to attract all of its electrons, so theyre not pulled in so tightly. Na + F-...
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