We’re being asked to determine what is common for elements that are in the same group of the periodic table.
Recall that an element can be represented as:
mass number = # of protons + # of neutrons
Let's analyze each given statement.
Elements in the same group of the periodic table typically have_______.
a. similar mass numbers
b. similar physical properties only
c. similar chemical properties only
d. similar atomic masses.
e. similar physical and chemical properties.
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