Carbon Atom?

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The Carbon atom has six electrons, 4 of the electrons are in its valence shell (outershell).
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There is no such thing. There are carbon atoms of varying properties, and isotopes. There is no such thing as an "human carbon atom.
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1. Draw six small circles next to each other. These will represent the protons in the nucleus. You can shade them in or color them. 2. Draw six small circles to represent the neutrons
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it can form 4 covalent bonds with other atoms. It is the backbone of all organic compounds.
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A basic carbon atom has 6 protons and 6 neutrons in its nucleus. In the first orbital it has 2 electrons, and in the 2nd orbital it has 4 electrons. Different isotopes of carbon may have a different number of neutrons, but the atom will still be stable. You can find more information here: http://www.chemicalelements.com/elements/c.html
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