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Problem 82AE

As we move across a period of the periodic table, why do the sizes of the transition elements change more gradually than those of the representative elements?

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Solution Step 1 The size of the representative elements decrease markedly but the size of the transition elements decrease only slightly as we move from left to right in a period. Explanation Let us take the example of first row transition elements. All the first-row transition elements have 4s orbital as the outermost occupied orbital. The atomic radius will depend on the strength of the nuclear charge felt by the 4s electrons. The greater the nuclear charge, smaller...

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