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physical science vocab
fileName "Chapter 20"
Chemical shirthand that uses symbols to tell what elements are in a compound and their ratios
Force that holds atoms together in a compound
Charged particle that has either more or fewer electrons than protons
Attraction formed between oppositley charged ions in an ionic compound.
Attraction formed between atoms when they share electrons
A neutral particle that forms as a result of electron sharing
Molecule with a slightly positive end and a slightly negative end as a result of electrons being shared unequally
Molecule that shares electrons equally and does not have oppositley charged ends
Compound that is composed of two elements.
Positive or negative number that indicates how many electrons an atom has gained,lost, or shared to become stable
Positivley or negatively charged, covalently bonded group of atoms
Compound that has water chemically attatched to its ions and written into its chemical formula