How Many Neutrons Does Lithium Have?

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The name lithium comes from the Greek word lithos which means 'stone.' Lithium appears on the periodic table under the symbol Li. It has 3 protons, 3 electrons and 4 neutrons.
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Lithium
In its most abundant isotope, lithium has 4 neutrons.
To calculate the number of neutrons in an isotope of any element, use the formula Mass Number - Atomic Number = Number of Neutrons.
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