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Fluorine has an atomic number of 9. What is the symbol and charge for an ion of fluorine that has 10 electrons?
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Fluorine has an atomic number of 9. What is the symbol and charge for an ion of fluorine that has 10 electrons?

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Fluorine has an atomic number of 9. What is the symbol and charge for an ion of fluorine that has 10 electrons?
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The charge is negative and the symbol is F, just with a minus sign for the charge



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Fluorine has an atomic number of 9. What is the symbol and charge for an ion of fluorine that has 10 electrons?
Sep 26, 2012

since you gained an electron, you add a negative sign to the top as a superscript

F -



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