Chemistry Chapter 5

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these lose their electrons more easily because they have lower ionization energy
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T/F: most nonpolar molecules will not dissolve in waterTrueionic compounds are formed by the attraction betweenpositively and negatively charged ionsthe pull an atom exerts on an electron it is sharing in a bond with another elementelectronegativitywhat happens if two elements share the same electronegativity?they pull evenly on the electron and it is shared evenly between those two atomswhat happens if one atom has a higher electronegativity?the pull on the electron is unevenas atomic radius decreases, electronegativity...increases from left to right across the periodic tableas atomic radius increases, electronegativity...decreases