What is the difference between a molecular element and an atomic element? List the elements that occur as diatomic molecules.
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An atomic element is one that exists in nature with a single atom as the basic unit.
A molecular element is one that exists as a diatomic molecule as basic unit.
Molecular elements are H2,N2,O2,F2,Cl2,Br2,I2.
Textbook: Introductory Chemistry
Author: Nivaldo J Tro
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