Science Unit 3- Chapter 3
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An ion is an atom or molecule in which the total number of electrons is not equal to the total number of protons, giving the atom a net positive or negative electrical charge
A chemical bond is an attraction between atoms that allows the formation of chemical substances that contain two or more atoms.
An ionic bond is a type of chemical bond formed through an electrostatic attraction between two oppositely charged ions
In chemistry, an ionic compound is a chemical compound in which ions are held together in a lattice structure by ionic bonds
A molecular compound is defined as a compound held together by covalent bonds.
A covalent bond is the chemical bond that involves the sharing of pairs of electrons between atoms.
A molecule is an electrically neutral group of two or more atoms held together by covalent chemical bonds.
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