Jordan Chapter 7 Quiz
Terms in this set (11)
An atom with a positive or negative charge
A 3-dimensional geometric arrangement of ions
An ionic compound whose aqueous solution conducts an electric current
The electrostatic force that holds oppositely charged particles together in a compound
the energy required to separate one mole of ions of an ionic compound
Which of the following elements has the SMALLEST atomic radius?
Metals los electrons to become __________ ___________
nonmetals gain electrons to become ___________ __________
What are some properties of ionic compounds?
High melting points, high boiling points, and conduct electricity.
Ionic compounds are _______ at room temperature.
hard and brittle solids
Covalent compounds are _________ at room temperature
liquids or gases