The Na+ion and the Ne atom are isoelectronic. The ease of loss of an electron by gaseous Ne atom, I1,

The Na+ion and the Ne atom are isoelectronic. The ease of loss of an electron by gaseous Ne atom, I1, has a value of 2081 kJ/mol. The ease of loss of an electron from a gaseous Na+ ion, I2, has a value of 4562 kJ/mol. Why are these values not the same?

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