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How does the periodic table help in predicting the formula of a stable ionic compound? A.Metals in Group 1 form cations with a –1 charge. B.Metals in Group 2 form cations with a +2 charge. C.Metals in Group 1 form anions with a +1 charge. D.Metals in Group 2 form anions with a –2 charge.

Kathy Robinson

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Victoria Fowler on March 20, 2018

A. This is a FALSE statement because the Metals in Group 1 form cations with a +1 charge and not -1. B. This is a TRUE statement. C. This is a FALSE statement because the metals do not form anions, negatively-charged ions, but form cations i.e. positively charged ions. D. This is a FALSE statement because the metals do not form anions, negatively-charged ions, but form cations i.e. positively charged ions.


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