Stress Pattern

Number of Syllables

Primary Stress

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8

sixth

Suggested exercises

1. Explain to a student what cause the patterns of electronegativity in the periodic table.
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Useful words

nuclear charge
atomic number
distance from the nucleus
unfilled shell
filled shell
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2. Tell a student how electronegativity correlates with reduction potential.
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accept electrons
easily reduced
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