how is the size of an atom indicated

Asked by Sheetal Sharma | 4th Nov, 2013, 09:59: PM

Expert Answer:

The atomic size depends on the number of shells. An increase in the number of shells increases the size of an atom because the distance between the outermost shell and the nucleus increases.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 5th Nov, 2013, 08:59: AM

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