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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 it’s an anion. Its nucleus isn’t positive enough to attract all of its electrons, so they’re not pulled in so tightly. Na + F-...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course CM 1113 taught by Professor Hutchinson during the Fall '07 term at Lipscomb.

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