Problem: Write electron configuration for the cations Sr 2+, Cs+, In+, and Pb2+.

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We are being asked to write the electron configuration for the cations Sr 2+, Cs+, In+, and Pb2+.


For this problem, we need to do the following:

Step 1: Determine the electron configuration of the neutral element.

Step 2: Determine the electron configuration of the ion.


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Write electron configuration for the cations Sr 2+, Cs+, In+, and Pb2+.

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