Classify each compound as ionic or molecular.
The most important difference between ionic and molecular compounds lies in their formation.
Ionic compounds are formed by the transfer of electrons while molecular compounds are formed by the sharing of electrons. Molecular compounds are also called covalent compounds.
Molecular compounds are the compounds with two or more nonmetals .
Examples from the question are CS2 ,PCl3.
Textbook: Introductory Chemistry
Author: Nivaldo J Tro
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