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Where to find ions and atoms on the periodic table?

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Answered 2012-02-08 18:41:13

Not true I am trying to find the same thing out but I no for a fact they are both on a Periodic Table.

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How are ions different from atoms?

Atoms are neutral on the periodic table. Ions consist of more or less electrons than atoms.

Why are all the atoms on the periodic table neutral?

Because they are not IONS

Were is a cation in the periodic table?

The periodic table contain neutral atoms not a list of cations; most metals are to right.

What ions on the periodic table are polyatomic?

There are no polyatomic ions on the periodic table.

What are the charges of the elements in the periodic table?

Atoms do not have charges unless they are ions. They become ions when another element "takes" their electron Elements (in their pure form) in the periodic table do not have charges

What are some exmple on the periodic table that are neutral atoms?

All the atoms are neutral. Only ions have an electrical charge.

Where are negative ions located on the periodic table?

The periodic table contain elements not ions.

What type of atoms when bonded with other atoms form positive ions?

Metals on the Left Hand Side of the periodic table

What are 2 examples of ions made from single atoms?

any in the first 2 columns of the periodic table

Atoms of which group im the periodic table give off the most energy when forming negative ions?

The atoms of group 17 which are the halogens

Where can you find anion on the periodic table?

You typically find ions at the two extreme ends (left and right) of the periodic table, except for the noble gases, which are all in the group farthest to the right of the periodic table. Positive ions are always to the left, negative are to the right (except for, of course, the noble gases, which are neutral).

How do you find ionic radius?

Atoms gain electrons and form negative charged ions and become larger. Increased distance= larger radius. On the periodic table, the left is the smaller positive ions. The right side is the larger negative ions.

What is cation and we're can you find it on a periodic table?

Cations are positively charged ions. Metals form cations.They are present on left side in periodic table.

What are the ions on the periodic table?

cations and anions

Why do some atoms form positive ions and some negative ions?

Because they react in different ways. The atoms at the right of the periodic table only need some few electrons to get full outer shells, so they receive electrons in reactions. The ones at the left give away electrons. An electron is negative, so when an atom gets one or more electrons, we call it a negative ion. When an atom gives away electrons it has less electrons than protons (the positive ones). We call that positive ions. Atoms at the right on the periodic table > Receive electrons > Become negative ions Atoms at the left on the periodic table > Gives away electrons > Become positive ions

How do you find if a ion is negative on a periodic table?

Most negative ions are found in elements on the far right side of the periodic table. But, if you have a decent table, you can find the possible ionic charges for each element. Look for the negative numbers.

What does CI- stand for on the periodic table?

Cl is the symbol of chlorine on the periodic table. Cl- stands for chloride anion and is not seen on the periodic table, as periodic table lists elements and not ions.

Where do you tipically find Anions on the periodic table?

Elements that will form anions are on the right side of the periodic table, except for the noble gases in group 18, which don't form ions.

What groups of the periodic table form ions?

All the elements can form ions.

Where can you find cation ion the periodic table?

Cations are positively charged ions. In general, elements on the left hand side of the table make positively charged ions in ionic compounds.

How do atoms change to ions?

Ions are formed when an atom gains or loses electrons. Cations (+) are formed by elements on the left side of the periodic table, and anions (-) are formed by elements on the right side.

Where is cation on the periodic table?

Periodic table contains elements and not ions. However it could be noted that the elements on the left of the periodic table are more likely to form cations.

What does CH3 stand for on the periodic table?

Neither compounds, ions nor radicals are found in the periodic table, but the elements only.

On the periodic table which groups of elements tend to form negative ions?

On the periodic table, Groups 4 - 7 tend to form negative ions. These groups tend to gain electrons, thus forming negative ions.

Where are positive ions located on periodic table?

On the left side of the table were it loses ve(+)