Problem: Consider the addition of an electron to the following atoms from the fifth period. Rank the atoms in order from the most negative to the least negative electron affinity values based on their electron configurations.I: [Kr]4d105s25p5Sn : [Kr]4d105s25p2Xe : [Kr]4d105s25p6 Rank the electron affinity from most negative to least negative. To rank items as equivalent, overlap them

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Consider the addition of an electron to the following atoms from the fifth period. Rank the atoms in order from the most negative to the least negative electron affinity values based on their electron configurations.

I: [Kr]4d105s25p5

Sn : [Kr]4d105s25p2

Xe : [Kr]4d105s25p

Rank the electron affinity from most negative to least negative. To rank items as equivalent, overlap them

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