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Why do inner orbital electrons have lower energy?

Asked by I. Muller, Last updated: Jan 23, 2020

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O. Bickis

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O. Bickis, Corporate employee, MBA, Stockton

Answered Sep 24, 2019

The electrons with a lower amount of energy would usually like to become closer to the nucleus because they are attracted to the opposite charge that can be found there. As a lot of people know,...Read More
 

G. Roland

G. Roland, Professor, Austin

Answered Feb 20, 2019

The inner electrons are known to have lower energy as compared to the outer ones. The electrons that are located on the outer portion of the atom usually has more potential energy as compared to...Read More
 

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