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p-Block Elements

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The p-block contains groups 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and 18, with the exception of Helium. (Helium is part of the s block.) The principal quantum number “n” fills the p orbital. There is a maximum of six electrons that can occupy the p orbital. 

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