Problem: Atoms follow the octet rule by gaining, losing, or sharing electrons until they are surrounded by eight valence electrons. Use the elements shown below as a guide to predict how electrons will fill the valence shells of the following elements. Krypton

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Atoms follow the octet rule by gaining, losing, or sharing electrons until they are surrounded by eight valence electrons. Use the elements shown below as a guide to predict how electrons will fill the valence shells of the following elements.

A partial periodic table shows electron configuration and Lewis symbol for the elements in periods 2 and 3.

Krypton

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