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How does the tendency of elements to gain electrons change as we move from left to right in a period? State the reason of this change. - CBSE Class 10 - Science

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How does the tendency of elements to gain electrons change as we move from left to right in a period? State the reason of this change.

Solution

Along a period, the efective nuclear charge increases. Thus, the tendency to attract an electron increases. Therefore, the tendency of elements to gain electrons increases as we move from left to right in a period.

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Solution How does the tendency of elements to gain electrons change as we move from left to right in a period? State the reason of this change. Concept: The Modern Periodic Table.
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