Problem: The ground-state electronic configuration of the manganese atom, Mn, is(A) 1s22s22p63s23p64s24d5(B) 1s22s22p63s23p63d7(C) 1s22s22p63s23p64s24p5(D) 1s22s22p63s23p63d54s2

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The ground-state electronic configuration of the manganese atom, Mn, is

(A) 1s22s22p63s23p64s24d5

(B) 1s22s22p63s23p63d7

(C) 1s22s22p63s23p64s24p5

(D) 1s22s22p63s23p63d54s2

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