We’re being asked to determine the atomic number of an atom that has a mass number of 27 and 14 neutrons
Recall: an element can be represented as:
You can determine the identity of the element using its atomic number:
Atomic number (Z):
An atom has a mass number of 27 and 14 neutrons. what is the atomic number of this atom?
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