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The atomic number of fluorine is 9. what is the mass number of a fluorine atom with 8 neutrons?

Ronald Miller

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Ronald Miller on October 22, 2018

The mass number is the sum of the number of protons and neutrons.Thus, the Fluorine, which has 9 protons, it would be plus the number of neutrons, 8. Therefore, the mass number of fluorine would be 17. I hope this helps. Have a good day.


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