Chem hw - Valence electrons What determines how many...

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Tran 1 Vincent Tran Mr. Shamanski Honors Chemistry, Period 4 3 November 2009 What is an ion? An ion is a charged particle. What elements lose/gain electrons? Metals are losers. Nonmetals are gainers. Which electrons are gained or lost?
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Unformatted text preview: Valence electrons What determines how many electrons an atom can gain or lose? Valence electrons What is meant by the phrase "isoelectric with a noble gas? Having the same electron configuration...
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