Flashcards in Bonds Deck (10)
What are the two types of bonding?
What is covalent bonding?
A shared pair of electrons
Where does covalent bonding occur?
Between two non metal atoms
What is ionic bonding?
Electrons are transferred from metal to non metal atoms
Where does ionic bonding occur?
Between metals and non metals
What are simple Molecules?
Simple Molecules consist of a small number of atoms joined by covalent bonds
The bonds in a simple molecule are...
What are the intermolecular forces like between simple molecules?
What is the atomic number of an atom
The atomic number is equal to the number of protons in an atoms nucleus