Formation of Ions with the “Build an Atom” simulation Name: ____Scott Christiansen ___ Date: ___1/17/16 ___ Block: _D _ Directions: Choose File>Make a Copy an d share your copy with ‘jhaskell’ Go to: Click “ 5” Open “Symbol” Select to show all three options Complete the following tasks (do not jump ahead) and answer the accompanying questions . If you are using google docs, answer in a different c o l o r or highlight . 1. 'Noble Gases' are the elements located in the last column of the periodic table. All elements on the periodic table strive to have an electron configuration like the nearest noble gas (without changing its atomic number or atomic mass). Oxygen, like all elements, would like to resemble the nearest 'noble gas'. Make the orbits (energy levels) of your Oxygen atom look like those of Neon (its nearest 'noble gas') while still keeping the nucleus of an 'Oxygen' atom.