Problem: Write orbital diagram for the followings:a. Au+b. Zr2+

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We’re being asked to construct the orbital diagrams for Au+ and Zr2+


For this problem, we need to do the following:

Step 1: Determine the electron configuration of the neutral element.

Step 2: Determine the electron configuration of the ion.

Step 3: Construct the orbital diagram for the ion.


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Write orbital diagram for the followings:

a. Au+

b. Zr2+

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