Notice: Payments for answers will end 4/10/2017. Click for more info.
You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Q: An atom that has gained or lost electrons is called _____.
A: An atom that has lost or gained electrons is called an ion. If the atom gains one or more electrons it is called an anion, or a negatively-charged ion. If it loses one or more electrons it is called a cation, or a positively-charged ion.
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: If an electron is gained, the atom has a _____ charge

User: An atom that has gained or lost electrons is called _____.

Weegy: An atom that has lost or gained electrons is called an ion. If the atom gains one or more electrons it is called an anion, or a negatively-charged ion. If it loses one or more electrons it is called a cation, or a positively-charged ion.
searcyina|Points 52|

User: From your knowledge about the distribution of electrons in their shells and from the atomic number (in parentheses), indicate the most likely charge on the ion when this atom forms an ion. (Remember the 2-8-18 shell distribution.) Hydrogen (1)

Weegy: -2
Lhei0910|Points 172|

Question
Asked 9/10/2012 12:38:54 PM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
When electrons are shared, the type of bonding is called _____.
Question
Expert Answered
Updated 8/15/2016 12:43:52 PM
1 Answer/Comment
When electrons are shared, the type of bonding is called covalent.
Added 8/15/2016 12:43:52 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Confirmed by jeifunk [8/15/2016 12:46:03 PM]
26,645,821 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Suppose the U.S. can produce cars for a lower opportunity cost than ...
Weegy: Suppose the U.S. can produce cars for a lower opportunity cost than Japan while Japan has a comparative ...
2/13/2018 7:30:37 PM| 4 Answers
Simplify and solve this equation for q: 3q + 5 + 2q – 5 = 65. ...
Weegy: 3q + 5 + 2q - 5 = 65 User: Solve the following inequality: 38 4 B. x 28 Weegy: 38 User: Use an ...
2/19/2018 12:26:32 AM| 3 Answers
What's the simplified form of 2x + 3 x + 5? A. x 8 B. ...
Weegy: (2x^2)(3x^2) = 6x4 User: Simplify this expression: 13 + (–12) – (–5) = ? A. –6 B. 6 C. –30 ...
2/12/2018 11:53:02 PM| 3 Answers
Solve this equation: 80 = 3y + 2y + 4 + 1. A. y = 1/5 B. ...
Weegy: 80 = 3y + 2y + 4 + 1 80 = 5y + 5 80 - 5 = 5y -5y = -75 y = 15 User: Solve the inequality: 12p + 7 > 139 ...
2/14/2018 2:20:46 PM| 3 Answers
Solve the equation: 12y = 132. A. y = 11 B. y = 144 ...
Weegy: 12y = 132 User: Solve this equation: 2s + s + 12 = 132. A. s = 40 B. s = –30 C. s = 9 D. ...
2/14/2018 2:32:47 PM| 3 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 369 [Total 372] Ratings 11 Comments 229 Invitations 3 Offline
S
Points 89 [Total 89] Ratings 0 Comments 19 Invitations 7 Offline
S
P
L
P
P
Points 55 [Total 248] Ratings 0 Comments 55 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
Points 41 [Total 85] Ratings 1 Comments 31 Invitations 0 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
Points 38 [Total 12649] Ratings 0 Comments 38 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 20 [Total 20] Ratings 2 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
Points 13 [Total 30] Ratings 0 Comments 13 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 11 [Total 11] Ratings 1 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 11] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.