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Why is pure silicon a poor conductor at room temperature? A. Its valence electrons are held loosely by a positive nucleus. B. Its valence electrons are held tightly within a crystal structure. C. It is a metal. D. It is a nonmetal.
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Atoms of the group 15 elements tend to react to form _______ ions. A. 3- B. 5- C. 3+ D. 5+
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Atoms of the group 15 elements tend to react to form 3- ions.

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Which statement best describes the oxidation numbers of the atoms found in magnesium chloride? A. Magnesium has a 2- oxidation number and chlorine has a 1+ oxidation number. B. Magnesium has a 1+ oxidation number and chlorine has a 1- oxidation number. C. Magnesium has a 2+ oxidation number and chlorine has a 1- oxidation number. D. Magnesium has a 2- oxidation number and chlorine has a 2+ oxidation number.
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Magnesium has a 2+ oxidation number and chlorine has a 1- oxidation number. best describes the oxidation numbers of the atoms found in magnesium chloride.
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Within a particular compound, an atom gives up two electrons. This atom is A. not part of an electrolyte. B. negatively charged. C. part of a covalent compound. D. positively charged.
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