Problem: In general, as you go across a period in the periodic table from left to right, the atomic radius________________; the electronegativity ______________ and the first ionization energy________________.A) decreases, decreases, increasesB) increases, increases, decreasesC) increases, increases, increasesD) decreases, increases, increasesE) decreases, increases, decreases

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In general, as you go across a period in the periodic table from left to right, the atomic radius________________; the electronegativity ______________ and the first ionization energy________________.

A) decreases, decreases, increases

B) increases, increases, decreases

C) increases, increases, increases

D) decreases, increases, increases

E) decreases, increases, decreases

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