Contouring the values of ionic potential gives this pattern. Note the sharp increase toward the upper right. As we go to the right across this part of the table, charge (the numerator) increases and radius (the denominator) decreases, so we get a tremendous increase in ionic potential.

        All that remains is to put the contours on our new table . . . .


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