Problem: Nonmetals gain electrons under certain conditions to attain a noble-gas electron configuration. How many electrons must be gained by the element O? Which noble-gas electron configuration is attained in this process? (i) xenon (ii) krypton (iii) helium (iv) radon (v) argon (vi) neon

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Nonmetals gain electrons under certain conditions to attain a noble-gas electron configuration. How many electrons must be gained by the element O? 

Which noble-gas electron configuration is attained in this process? 

(i) xenon 

(ii) krypton 

(iii) helium 

(iv) radon 

(v) argon 

(vi) neon


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