# What is the electron configuration of #Ni^(2+)#?

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Jun 10, 2018

#### Explanation:

Electronic configuration of Nickel (

#"1s"^2\ "2s"^2\ "2p"^6\ "3s"^2\ "3p"^6\ "4s"^2\ "3d"^8#

After removal of two electrons from outermost shell the electron configuration of

#"1s"^2\ "2s"^2\ "2p"^6\ "3s"^2\ "3p"^6\ "4s"^0\ "3d"^8#