that apply. A.Electrons are located in layers around the nucleus. B.There are two electrons in every electron shell. C.Electrons are hidden deep in the nucleus of an atom. D.The valence shell is the outermost layer of electrons in an atom.
a. yes called shells
c false protons and neutrons make up the nucleus
d yes – determine how strong the reaction to other atoms is
The combining capacity of an atom or a radical determined by the number of electrons that it will lose, add, or share when it reacts with other atoms.
- Chemistry .
a. the quality that determines the number of atoms or groups with which any single atom or group will unite chemically.
b. the relative combining capacity of an atom or group compared with that of the standard hydrogen atom. The chloride ion, Cl–, with a valence of one, has the capacity to unite with one atom of hydrogen or its equivalent, as in HCl or NaCl.
A and D are correct.