An electrically neutral atom has the following electron configuration: #1s^2, 2 s^2, 2p^6, 3s^2, 3p^4#. What is the name of this atom?
May 13, 2016
A sulfur atom is specified.
The electronic configuration is put in to distract you. If there are are 16 electrons in the NEUTRAL atom, there are nuclear protons, i.e.