Subject: How many electrons can fit into the energy levels?
Date: Thu Sep 30 23:46:28 1999
Posted by Alan Wilcox
Grade level: teacher/prof
School: Paul Best Middle School
City: Oak Park State/Province: MI
Area of science: Chemistry
What is the current maximum number of electrons that the energy levels can
hold? I learned them as 2,8,18,32,32,32,32. I have recently seen
2,8,18,32,50... and 2,8,18,32,32,18,8. Also, does anyone know why the
letter K was chosen to represent the 1st energy level? Thanks for the help.
Re: How many electrons can fit into the energy levels?
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