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Second ionization energy for sodium

  1. Jun 8, 2005 #1
    i need help with this homework question im having problems with...

    Explain why the first ionization energy for sodium is much smaller than the second ionization energy for sodium.
  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 8, 2005 #2
    i figured it out, so you can lock or delete this thread if you want..ill be back with more questions!
  4. Jun 9, 2005 #3
    Go for it. Explain it. :biggrin:

    The Bob (2004 ©)
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