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OSU CH201 midterm2
the force that holds atoms together in chemical compounds
Covalent bonds occur primarily between
ionic bonds occur primarily between
metal and non metal atoms
a bond that occurs when two atoms share several (usually two) electrons
the most common kind of chemical bond.
the unit of matter that results when two or more atoms are joined by covalent bonds
Ionic Bond is a transfer of one or more electrons from one atom to another.
Are when an atoms gains or loses an electron
a ion with a positive electron charge when it loses a negative charge
a ion with a negative electron charge when it loses a positive charge
a solid whose constituent particles are ions ordered into a regular three-dimensional arrangement held together by ionic bonds