Problem: Which statement is a FALSE statement? a. The lattice energy of LiCl has a larger magnitude than that of NaCl. b. The lattice energy of CaO has a larger magnitude that that of NaCl. c. Na reacts with ½ Cl 2 to form NaCl molecules. d. Some ionic compounds may not conduct electricity when dissolved in water. e. Lattice energy decreases as ionic radius increases as long as charge remains constant.

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Which statement is a FALSE statement?

a. The lattice energy of LiCl has a larger magnitude than that of NaCl.

b. The lattice energy of CaO has a larger magnitude that that of NaCl.

c. Na reacts with ½ Cl 2 to form NaCl molecules.

d. Some ionic compounds may not conduct electricity when dissolved in water.

e. Lattice energy decreases as ionic radius increases as long as charge remains constant.