Problem: The following ions contain the same number of electrons. Rank them in order of decreasing ionic radii.Cs+, I -, La3+, Sb3-, Ba2+, Te2-

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The following ions contain the same number of electrons. Rank them in order of decreasing ionic radii.

Cs+, I -, La3+, Sb3-, Ba2+, Te2-

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