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What is ionic bonding???

Transfer of one or more electrons from a metal to a non metal to for a caution and a anion that attract each other.


Types of ions???

CATIONS: positive ion(lost electrons).

ANIONS: negative ion(gained electrons).

MONOMATIC: an ion made up of one atom.

POLYATOMIC: an ion made up of more than one atom.


Multivalent elements???

Are elements that have more than one charge. Use Roman numerals!