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Haseeb96

  • 2 years ago

the no of protons in the cation exceed the valency elctrons what does it means ???

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  1. zpupster
    • 2 years ago
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    if a neutral atom loses one or more electrons, it has a net positive charge and is known as a cation. If an atom gains electrons, it has a net negative charge and is known as an anion. if hydrogen atom has 1 electron, 1 neutron and one proton. if it loses an electron. it becomes H+ a hydrogen_ positively charged cation_ or just a hydrogen ion

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