Covalent Network Solids
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It is a 3-D network that is found in diamonds, silica and graphite
What is its particle?
atoms are bonded together by...
strong covalent bonds and the bonding is directional
contains intra molecular forces....
meaning there are violent bonds between the atoms
It has a...
high melting point and a boiling point
The covalent bonds are very strong...
so it's hard to break the bonds unless you use a high heat temp
hard to dissolve; a solvent has attractive forces enough to break the covalent bond
bonding is always