Problem: Fill in the blanks to complete the table.Symbol Z  A  #p  #e-  #n ChargeSi14________1414____S2-____32____________2-Cu2+________________342+____15________1516____Complete the seventh column of the table.

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The charge of an atom is due to the different number of electrons than the neutral atom ( less/positive, more/negative).

Atomic Number = number of electrons (i.e. for a neutral atom) = identity of the element

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Fill in the blanks to complete the table.

Symbol Z  A  #p  #e-  #n Charge

Complete the seventh column of the table.

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