Defining Anions : LUSENET : Introductory Geology, Oswego State : One Thread

why don't copper metals have charged ions?

-- Joseph L. Cook (, February 06, 2001


Maybe because the outer shell is completely filled with electrons naturally.

-- Christine Stenglein (, February 18, 2001.

The outer most shell of copper atom is complete. It does not form any type of bond with any other atom. It behave just like inert gases.

-- ADEEL NASIR AZEEMI (, May 19, 2003.

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