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The electron configuration 1s22s22p3s1 is the ground state electron configuration of?

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March 27, 2012 5:29AM
The electron configuration of 1s22s22p3s1 is not the ground state electron configuration of any element. This configuration contains 8 electrons, which in the ground state would be oxygen. The ground state configuration of oxygen is 1s22s22p4.