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Ionic Compounds

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Ionic Compounds
compounds that form by the attraction between ions of different charges
Ionic Compounds
(Metal + Nonmetal)
Cation
formed when atom gives away valence electron to gain stability
Cation
positive charge
Cation
always a metal
Anion
formed when atom gains a valence electron to gain stability
Anion
negative charge
Anion
always a nonmetal
Na
gives away valence e-
Cl
gains a valence e-
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An ionic compound results with a
potassium bromide
KBr
Strontium Fluoride
SrF2
Magnesium Sulfate
MgSO4
Ammonium Nitrate
NH4NO3
Lithium Oxide
Li2O
Sodium Phosphate
Na3PO4
Sodium Nitrite
NaNO2
Strontium Bromide
SrBr2
Ammonium Bicarbonate
NH4HCO3
Calcium Sulfate
CaSO4
Magnesium Nitrate
Mg(NO3)2
not ionic
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