Introduction to Physical Science, SCI 110, Week 6 Assignment
5 pages, 718 words with references in APA format.
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Ionic bonds form as the result of the transfer of electrons from one atom to another and the electrostatic interaction that results between the ions formed. [redact]…[/redact] When this electron is transferred to another atom, that atom gains a negative charge and becomes a negatively charged ion. T[redact]…[/redact]
Covalent bondson the other hand are formed through the sharing of electrons between [redact]…[/redact] orbital that is half full, or nearly so. [redact]…[/redact]to form covalent bonds and the resulting compounds are covalent compounds and are much more common than ionic compounds. [redact]