How Many Valence Electrons Does The Element Bromine Have?


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sweetboy surendar Profile
Counting the  4th shell orbitals and their electrons, Bromine has two 4s
electrons and five 4p electrons, giving it a total of 7 valence
Vincent Davis Profile
Vincent Davis answered
Br has the following electron configuration: 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 3d10 4s2 4p5, therefore Br has 7 electrons in the valence shell and has the capacity to accept 1 electron for bonding.
Aisha Profile
Aisha answered
You can easily find out how many valance electrons an element carries by looking at the group number of the element on the periodic table.
As Bromine is in group 7, so it has 7 valence electrons.
hongqin wang Profile
hongqin wang answered
It can be -1. +1, +3, +5.

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