Problem: Identify the correct Lewis symbol for the ions in each ionic compound.RbF

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Rubidium, Rb, is in Group 1A 

  • 1 valence electron when neutral
  • Will have a +1 charge (removes 1 electron)
  • Total valence electron for Rb = 1 - 1 = 0


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Identify the correct Lewis symbol for the ions in each ionic compound.

RbF

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