How do positive ions form?






How do positive ions form?







Asked on August 23, 2016 in Chemistry.
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A positive ion (cation) is formed by removing electrons from an atom or group of atoms until there are fewer electrons than protons.


Metals can form positive ion, this ability to lose electrons is intrinsic to the nature of metals.


Answered on August 23, 2016.
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