An element A has atomic number (Z = 14) where would you locate it in the periodic table in terms of periods and group?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

The atomic number of the element is 14 so its electronic configuration is 1s2, 2s2, 2p6, 3s2, 3p2. Since the last electron enters in 3p orbital so it belongs to third period and group number 14 of the periodic table.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM