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Ions & Oxidation

State HW

Answers
17

chlorine
18

It is an ION
17

18

1-
10

neon
10

This is a neutral atom b/c the protons and


electrons are balanced out;

Its is also a stable atom b/c there are 8


electrons on the outer energy level
charged particle

gain lose

Positively charged ions form when atoms lose electrons.


They then have more positive charges (protons) than
negative charges (electrons)

Negatively charged ions form when atoms gain electrons.


They then have more negative charges (electrons) than
positive charges (protons)
1+ 2+ 3+
3- 1- 0

2+ 2+ 4+ / 4-
4+ / 4- 0 1-
3- 3+ 2+
1+ 2+ 4+ / 4-