The valence electron configurations of several atoms are shown next. How many bonds can
each atom make without hybridization?
a. Be 2s2
b. P 3s23p3
c. F 2s22p5
Chapter 2 Reading Guide: Atoms and Elements By Madelyne Crawford August 31, 2016 Section 2.1: Brownian Motion (Atoms Confirmed) Robert Brown (1827- Scottish botanist)- noticed pollen grains were always in motion continuously o Originally thought particles were alive (male sex cells of plants) because they were always moving o His hypothesis...