Problem: Classify each of these ions as diamagnetic or paramagnetic.Zn2+Ni2+Cu2+Co2+

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Identifying Paramagnetic vs. Diamagnetic

• write electron configuration (noble gas configuration)
• focus on outermost subshell

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Classify each of these ions as diamagnetic or paramagnetic.

Zn2+

Ni2+

Cu2+

Co2+

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