Problem: Determine the charge of each of the following ions. Part Atungsten ion with 68 electrons Enter a signed integer. For example, +2 or -1. Part Btellurium ion with 54 electrons Enter a signed integer. For example, +2 or -1. 

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Tungsten, atomic number 74, which means it has 74 electrons in ground state. Loss of 6 electrons (74-68 =6) will lead to a positive charge of 6

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Determine the charge of each of the following ions. 

Part A

tungsten ion with 68 electrons 

Enter a signed integer. For example, +2 or -1. 

Part B

tellurium ion with 54 electrons 

Enter a signed integer. For example, +2 or -1. 



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