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momin.ehsan... from Ryan International School Kharghar, asked a question
Subject: Chemistry , asked on 29/12/10

can you tell me how much electrons do K,L,M,N have . plz

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Shukla Paladhi , Meritnation Expert added an answer, on 30/12/10

Hi Momin,
The maximum number of electrons which can be accommodated in K, L, M and N shells are as follows.
K - shell: 2 electrons
L - shell: 8 electrons
M – shell:18 electrons
N – shell: 32 electrons
Hope, this answers your question.
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Nisha Parth From J.g. International School, added an answer, on 27/8/11
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you can determine the number of electrons in any shell by using the formula 2n2 . here n is the position of the shell.

k shell-2n2- 2x12=2

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Haveelah Himaja From Karuna High School, added an answer, on 23/4/11
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 K-2 

L-8

M-18

N-32

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