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Solution: A sulfur atom and a sulfur molecule are not identical. What is the difference?

Problem

A sulfur atom and a sulfur molecule are not identical. What is the difference?

Solution

Atoms are the smallest unit of the element and what makes up molecules. So sulfur atoms make up the sulfur molecule. 

Shown below is a 3d structure of the sulfur molecule.

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