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Identification of Nonmetal by Electron Configuration

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You stumble upon the "coordinates" of a common element. This "coordinate" is actually the electron configuration given as $[Ne]3s^{2}3p^{3}$.

Which of the following elements corresponds to this location?

A

$Si$

B

$P$

C

$S$

D

$Cl$