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1

What does Diamond's structure consist of?

1 Carbon atom connected to 4 other Carbon atoms by strong Covalent bonds.

2

Properties of Diamond:

> Hard
> Dosent conduct electricity
> High melting point

3

What is Graphite made of?

Carbon atoms, only 2D element.

4

Properties of Graphite:

> Soft
> Does conduct electricity
> High melting point

5

What does Silicon Dioxide consist of?

Each Silicon atom is connected to 4 Oxygen atoms

6

Properties of Silicon Dioxide:

> High melting point
> Hard