Problem: The seventh ionization energy of manganese. Express your answer as a chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.

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Ionization energy (I. E.) is the energy required to remove an electron from a gaseous atom or ion.

First I.E. corresponds to removing the first valence electron from a neutral atom

 Second I.E. refers to removing a second electron

 Third I.E. refers to removing the third electron



First ionization energy → removing the first valence electron from neutral Mn

Mn(g) → Mn+(g) + e-

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The seventh ionization energy of manganese. Express your answer as a chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.

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