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Polar molecule

One end is slightly negative, other end is slightly positive,Overall molecule is neutral

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Non polar molecule

Electrons shared equally

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Binary compound

Composed of 2 elements

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Oxidation number

Number of electrons an atom has gained, lost, or shared to become stable

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When writing formulas the compound is_____

Neutral

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Poly atomic ion

Positively or negatively charged, covalently bonded groups of atoms

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Hydrate

Compound with water chemically attached to its ions

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Ion

Charged particle because it has more or fewer electrons than protons

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When an atom____ an electron it becomes positive

Loses

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Ionic bond

The force of attraction between opposite charges of the ions

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The result of an ionic bond is a _____ compound

Neutral

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Molecules

Neutral particles formed as result of sharing electrons

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Covalent bond

Force of attraction between atoms sharing electrons

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Chemical bond

Force that holds atoms together in a compound