Problem: Determine whether each statement regarding penetration and shielding is true or false. (Assume that all lower-energy orbitals are fully occupied.)An electron in a 3s orbital penetrates into the region occupied by core electrons more than electrons in a 3p orbital penetrates into the region occupied by core electrons.

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Determine whether each statement regarding penetration and shielding is true or false. (Assume that all lower-energy orbitals are fully occupied.)

An electron in a 3s orbital penetrates into the region occupied by core electrons more than electrons in a 3p orbital penetrates into the region occupied by core electrons.

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