0

# How many electrons in the 7s orbital?

Updated: 5/25/2024

Wiki User

14y ago

There is one 7s orbital with two sub-orbitals: 7s(+1/2) and 7s(-1/2) . A picture of this 7s orbital is in 'Related links'

Wiki User

12y ago

1mo ago

There can be a maximum of 2 electrons in the 7s orbital, following the Pauli exclusion principle which states that each orbital can hold a maximum of 2 electrons with opposite spins.

Wiki User

14y ago

it is farther away from the nucleus

Wiki User

14y ago

2 electrons

Earn +20 pts
Q: How many electrons in the 7s orbital?
Submit
Still have questions?
Related questions

### How many electrons can be in the S orbital?

The S orbital contains a maximum of two electrons

### How many electrons can single orbital hold?

A single orbital can hold up to two electrons.

### How many electrons are in the 3s orbital of magnesium?

The are two electrons in the 3s orbital of magnesium (Mg.)

### In an atom the first orbital is complete when it has how many electrons?

Any orbital is complete when it contains 2 electrons.

### How many electrons maximum can be in one orbital?

There can only be 2 electrons in each single orbital, and they will be on opposite sides of the electron cloud (orbital).

### How many outer orbital electrons is found in an atom of Be?

Be (beryllium) has four electrons total: the first orbital, the 1s orbital, has two, which leaves two electrons in the outer shell.

2 electrons.

### Can you put orbital in a sentence?

Orbital Notation is a way to show how many electrons are in an orbital for a given element.

### How many inner electrons are in the element Oxygen?

Oxygen has 2 electrons in the innermost orbital and 6 in the outermost (valence) orbital.

4

### How many electrons are in the outermost orbital of chlorine?

chlorine has 7 valence electrons.

### How many d electrons can there be in an energy level?

There can be 10 electrons in a D orbital