8.25.04 - Energy of light is not continuous, but comes in...

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Alkali and alkaline metals (rows 1 and 2) tend to give off electrons. They want to become positive. Noble gasses want to gain electrons to become negative.
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Unformatted text preview: Energy of light is not continuous, but comes in discrete amounts called quanta....
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course CH 101 taught by Professor Bigham during the Fall '08 term at N.C. State.

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