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Q. The compound AsF3 is arsenic trifluoride, but AlF3 is simply aluminum fluoride. Why?

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. Give the difference between an ionic bond and a covalent bond.

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. What is a chemical bond?

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. Choose an image that best represents the formation of the covalent bonds in H2O.

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. Choose the image that best represents the formation of an ionic bond between Na and Cl.

Solved • Jun 25, 2020

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Q. Atoms having equal or nearly equal electronegativities are expected to formA) no bondsB) nonpolar covalent bondsC) ionic bondsD) covalent bondsE) p...

Solved • Jun 16, 2020

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Q. Which of the following is correctly ranked in order of increasing bond polarity?a) B-F < C-Fb) Cl-S < Cl-Brc) F-O < O-Od) Al-O < P-Oe) ...

Solved • Apr 29, 2020

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Q. Determine whether a bond between each pair of atoms would be pure covalent, polar covalent, or ionic.a. Br and Brb. C and Clc. C and Sd) Sr and O

Solved • Apr 28, 2020

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Q. Of the compounds below, which exhibits the most ionic character?(1) RbCl (2) LiI (3) BF3 (4) ZnCl2 (5) BaI2

Solved • Apr 15, 2020

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Q. What type of bonds exist in each of these compounds?Types of bonds: Ionic, nonpolar covalent, polar covalenta) KClb) BCl3c) P4d) Br2e) COf) SO2

Solved • Apr 14, 2020

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Q. Identify all the different types of bonding (ionic, covalent, or both) in the following compounds: Br(ClO4)2, ClO2, NaCla) Ionic Onlyb) Covalent On...

Solved • Apr 14, 2020

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Q. What type(s) of bonding would be expected for each of the following materials: brass (a copper-zinc alloy), rubber, barium sulfide (BaS), solid xen...

Solved • Mar 20, 2020

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Q. Atoms with greatly different electronegativity values are expected to formA. no bondsB. covalent bondsC. triple bondsD. ionic bondsE. none of these

Solved • Nov 22, 2019

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Q. Based on electronegativity differences, which of the following is most likely to be ionic?A. CF4B. NOC. PH3D. SrF2E. F2

Solved • Nov 22, 2019

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Q. Based on electronegativities, which of the following would you expect to be most ionic?A. CF4B. CaF2C. CH4D. N2E. CO2

Solved • Nov 21, 2019

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Q. The electronegativity of Si is 1.8. The electronegativity of Br is 2.8. Therefore, a Br-Si bond is categorized as _______ . a. non-polar covalent b...

Solved • Oct 11, 2019

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Q. Which of the following statements is/are CORRECT?1. Ionic bonds form when one or more valence electrons are transferred from one atom to another.2....

Solved • Oct 9, 2019

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Q. Which of the bonds between the following pairs of atoms would be the least polar?A) Na, SB) P, SC) C, FD) Si, ClE) Na, Cl

Solved • Oct 1, 2019

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Q. Given the electronegativities below, which covalent single bond is most polarElement:    H      C      N      OElectronegativity: 2.1      2.5     ...

Solved • Oct 1, 2019

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Q. Which is the MOST polar bond?A. S–H      B. Si–H      C. Cl–H     D. O–H      E. H–H

Solved • Sep 18, 2019

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Q. Please Classify each of the following diatomic species as ionic, polar covalent or non polar covalent.1. N2 2. HCl 3. NaCl 4. BrF 5. KF

Solved • Aug 30, 2019

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Q. Please Classify each of the following diatomic species as ionic, polar covalent or non polar covalent. 1. O2 2. CaO 3. Br2 4. HBr 5.LiBr

Solved • Aug 30, 2019

Chemical Bonds

Q. A molecule of water (H2O) is formed by what type of bond?

Solved • Aug 26, 2019

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Q. What type of bond is joining the two hydrogen atoms?

Solved • Aug 25, 2019

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Q. What type of bond joins the carbon atom to each of the hydrogen atoms?a. double (nonpolar) covalentb. single (nonpolar) covalentc. polar covalentd....

Solved • Aug 19, 2019

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Q. How would you arrange the following bonds in order of increasing ionic character: C−F, O−F, H−F, and Na−F?

Solved • Aug 7, 2019

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Q. Atoms in metals easily slip past one another as mechanical force is applied; can you think of why this would not be true for ionic solids?

Solved • Nov 27, 2018

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Q. List all the possible bonds that can occur between the elements P, Cs, O, and H. Predict the type of bond (ionic, covalent, or polar covalent) one ...

Solved • Nov 26, 2018

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Q. Predict the type of bond (ionic, covalent, or polar covalent) one would expect to form between the following pair of element.d. Ba and S

Solved • Nov 26, 2018

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Q. The substance chlorine monoxide, ClO (g), is important in atmospheric processes that lead to depletion of the ozone layer. The ClO molecule has has...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Consider the collection of nonmetallic elements O, P, Te, I and B.Which combinations of elements would likely yield a compound of empirical formula...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. The measured dipole moment of BrCl is 0.57 D. If you assume the bond length in BrCl is the sum of the atomic radii, what are the partial charges on...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. A classmate of yours is convinced that he knows everything about electronegativity.In the case of atoms X and Y having different electronegativitie...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Which of these elements is unlikely to form covalent bonds?S, H, K, Ar, Si

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. A portion of a two-dimensional "slab" of NaCl(s) is shown here in which the ions are numbered.Which colored balls must represent sodium ions?

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. In the following pair of binary compounds determine which one is a molecular substance and which one is an ionic substance. PbCl4 and RbCl.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Use the appropriate naming convention (for ionic or molecular substances) to assign a name to each of the compounds SiF4 and LaF3.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Use the appropriate naming convention (for ionic or molecular substances) to assign a name to each of the compounds PbCl4 and RbCl.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. In the following pair of binary compounds determine which one is a molecular substance and which one is an ionic substance. TiCl4 and CaF2.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. In the following pair of binary compounds determine which one is a molecular substance and which one is an ionic substance. ClF3 and VF3.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. In the following pair of binary compounds determine which one is a molecular substance and which one is an ionic substance. SbCl5 and AlF3.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Use the appropriate naming convention (for ionic or molecular substances) to assign a name to each of the compounds SbCl5 and AlF3.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. By referring only to the periodic table, select the element in the group K, C, Zn, F, that is most likely to form an ionic compound with Ba.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. In the following pair of binary compounds determine which one is a molecular substance and which one is an ionic substance. SiF4 and LaF3.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. You have a yellow solid that melts at 41oC and boils at 131oC and a green solid that melts at 2320oC.If you are told that one of them is Cr2O3 and ...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Predict the chemical formula of the ionic compound formed between the following pairs of elements.Y and O

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Which compound is most likely to contain ionic bonds?(a) CH4(b) N2O(c) MgF2

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Use the figure to estimate the percent ionic character of the BrF bond.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Does urea contain polar bonds?

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Determine if a bond between each pair of atoms would be pure covalent, polar covalent, or ionic.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Estimate the percent ionic character of the CO bond. The electronegativity of C is 2.5 and O is 3.5.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Do any bonds have 100% ionic character?

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Which pair of atoms forms the most polar bond?a) N and Ob) C and Oc) C and Fd) N and F

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Which pair of atoms forms a nonpolar covalent bond?a) C and Sb) C and Oc) B and Od) Na and Cl

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

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Q. Which pair of elements is most likely to form an ionic bond?a) nitrogen and oxygenb) carbon and hydrogenc) sulfur and oxygend) calcium and oxygen

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Draw the Lewis structure for HCSNH2. (The carbon and nitrogen atoms are bonded together, and the sulfur atom is bonded to the carbon atom.) Label e...

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. What is wrong with the following statement? Atoms form bonds in order to satisfy the octet rule.

Solved • Nov 12, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. What is a chemical bond?

Solved • Oct 31, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Give the difference between an ionic bond and a covalent bond.

Solved • Oct 31, 2018

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Q. Define each of the following as atomic element, molecular element, ionic compound, or molecular compound. Drag the appropriate items to their respe...

Solved • Oct 31, 2018

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Q. Which statement best summarizes the difference between ionic and molecular compounds?A) Molecular compounds contain highly directional covalent bon...

Solved • Oct 31, 2018

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Q. Consider the molecules SCl 2, F2, CS2, CF4, and BrCl.(a) Which has bonds that are the most polar?

Solved • Oct 28, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. For the following ionic compound formula, identify the main group to which X belongs:Al2X3

Solved • Oct 23, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. State the type of bonding—ionic, covalent, or metallic—you would expect of the following:LiCl(s)

Solved • Oct 23, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q.  Which of the following molecules or ions contain polar bonds?(a) O3           (b) S 8           (c) O  22−           (d) NO 3−           (e) CO 2 ...

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Identify the more polar bond in the following pair of bonds: HF or HCl.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict whether IBr is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict whether CaO is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict whether CoBr 2 is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

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Q. Predict whether NCl 3 is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict whether MnO is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

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Q. Predict whether Cl 2CO is ionic or covalent, based on the location of their constituent atoms in the periodic table.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

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Q.  Iron(III) sulfate [Fe 2(SO 4) 3] is composed of Fe 3+ and SO4 2− ions. Explain why a sample of iron(III) sulfate is uncharged.

Solved • Oct 22, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Classify these compounds as ionic or molecular.SO2               NCl3               MgS               CuO

Solved • Sep 7, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. In liquid chloromethane (structure shown in the (Figure 1)) what kinds of bonds are present between the molecules? • lonic • Covalent • Permanent d...

Solved • Sep 6, 2018

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Q. A compound ACl3 (A is an element) has a melting point of -112 °C. Would you expect the compound to be molecular or ionic? If you were told that A i...

Solved • Jun 25, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Are the bonds in each of the following substances ionic, nonpolar covalent, or polar covalent?a. KClb. P4c. BF3d. SO2e. Br2f. NO2 

Solved • Mar 28, 2018

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Q. Which molecule or compound below contains a polar covalent bond?a. ZnSb. NCl3c. C2H4d. LiIe. AgCl

Solved • Mar 23, 2018

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Q. Which of the following contains ionic bonding?a. OCl2 b. SrF2c. HCld. Ale. CO

Solved • Mar 23, 2018

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Q. The greater the electronegativity difference between two bonded atoms, the greater the bond's percentage of?a. ionic characterb. metallic character...

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. Which substance has ionic bonds?a. O2b. BaOc. H2Od. OF2

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. Which of the beryllium halides, if any, are considered ionic compounds?

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. Of the molecules AlCl3 and AlBr3, which has bonds that are more polar?a. AlCl3b. AlBr3

Solved • Mar 21, 2018

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Q. Which of the following pairs of elements is most likely to form an ionic bond?a. K, Clb. Cl, Oc. S, Od. C, N

Solved • Mar 21, 2018

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Q. Classify these bonds as ionic, polar covalent, or nonpolar covalent.a. C-Cb. K-Brc. F-Br

Solved • Mar 21, 2018

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Q. Classify these bonds as ionic, polar covalent, or nonpolar covalent.P-Cl, Li-Cl, C-C

Solved • Mar 20, 2018

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Q. Classify these bonds as ionic, polar covalent, or nonpolar covalent. a. Na-Fb. P-Clc. Cl-Cl

Solved • Mar 19, 2018

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Q. Predict the type of bonding you would expect to find within the substance: CCl  4(l) a. covalentb. ionicc. metallic

Solved • Mar 16, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict the type of bonding you would expect to find within the substance: CoCl  2(s) a. covalentb. ionicc. metallic

Solved • Mar 16, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Predict the type of bonding you would expect to find within the substance: Co(s)a. covalentb. ionicc. metallic

Solved • Mar 16, 2018

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Q. For the following bonds assign charges to each atom. Use + and - for ionic compounds and δ+ and δ- for covalent bonds where electrons are not equal...

Solved • Mar 13, 2018

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Q. Which of the following bonds is the least polar covalent (but not non-polar covalent bond)?a. O - Ob. O - Fc. I - Fd. Br - Fe. Na - F

Solved • Mar 13, 2018

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Q. Which of the following bonds is the most polar covalent but not ionic?a. Mg - Fb. B - Fc. O - Fd. Cl - Fe. Br - F

Solved • Mar 13, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Which one of the following bonds is the most polar?a. H-Clb. H-Sc. H-Fd. H-Pe. H-O 

Solved • Mar 13, 2018

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Q. Determine whether the following pairs of elements can form ionic compounds.a. oxygen and calciumb. lithium and fluorinec. potassium and calciumd. n...

Solved • Mar 13, 2018

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Q. Identify the compound with the smallest percent ionic character.a. HFb. IBrc. HCld. LiF 

Solved • Mar 7, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Choose the bond below that is most polar.a. H-Ib. H-Brc. H-Fd. H-Cle. C-H

Solved • Mar 7, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. a. How many covalent bonds does carbon form if each of its  unpaired electrons participate in one bond?b. How many covalent bonds does oxygen form ...

Solved • Mar 6, 2018

Chemical Bonds

Q. Which of the following two compounds has the strongest nitrogen-nitrogen bond? H2NNH2, HNNH

Solved • Mar 6, 2018

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Q. Classify the following compounds as having covalent or ionic bonds:barium fluoride, aluminum carbide, magnesium chloride, dinitrogen monoxide, carb...

Solved • Mar 6, 2018