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Use the periodic table to write the electron configuration for sulfur.

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Sulfur (atomic number 16) is in Group 6A (16) and Period 3.

The electron configuration for sulfur (S) is: 1 s^2 2 s^2 2 p^6 3 s^2 3 p^4

Period Sublevel Block Filling Sublevel Block Notation Filled
1 1s (H → He) 1s²
2 2s (Li → Be) and
2p (B → Ne)
2s²2p^6
3 3s (Na → Mg)
3p (Al → S)
3s²
3p^4

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