Problem: You may want to reference (Pages 274 - 278) Section 7.6 while completing this problem.Which of the following charts below shows the general periodic trends for each of the following properties of the main-group elements (you can neglect small deviations going either across a row or down a column of the periodic table)?(1) Bonding atomic radius(2) First ionization energy(3) Effective nuclear charge

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For this problem, we are being asked to determine which of the following charts below shows the general periodic trends for each of the following properties of the main-group elements
(1) Bonding atomic radius

Atomic radius represents the distance from the nucleus to the outer shell of an element.

Recall that atomic radius increases top to bottom and right to left:

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You may want to reference (Pages 274 - 278) Section 7.6 while completing this problem.

Which of the following charts below shows the general periodic trends for each of the following properties of the main-group elements (you can neglect small deviations going either across a row or down a column of the periodic table)?
(1) Bonding atomic radius
(2) First ionization energy
(3) Effective nuclear charge

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