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Why is the 11th electron of the sodium atom located in the 3rd energy level

  1. Oct 17, 2009 #1
    Q: Why is the 11th electron of the sodium atom located in the third energy level rather than in the second energy level?

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  3. Oct 17, 2009 #2

    ideasrule

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    Why? Because.
     
  4. Oct 17, 2009 #3

    Redbelly98

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    Each energy level holds a certain number of atoms. These numbers should have been discussed in class lectures or the textbook.
     
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