We’re being asked to determine the symbols of the following nonmetals:
To determine the symbols of the elements given, we have to refer to the periodic table.
Locate these nonmetals in the periodic table:
What are the symbols of the following nonmetals: fluorine, chlorine, bromine, sulfur, oxygen, phosphorus?
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