Problem: Potassium is a highly reactive metal while argon is an inert gas.Explain the difference in reactivity of the elements based on their electron configurations.

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Potassium is a highly reactive metal while argon is an inert gas.

Explain the difference in reactivity of the elements based on their electron configurations.

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