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Determine whether each compound is ionic or covalent and

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Problem 95P

PROBLEM 95P

Determine whether each compound is ionic or covalent and write the appropriate Lewis structure.

(a) K2S

(b) CHFO (carbon is central)

(c) MgSe

(d) PBr3

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Solution 95P

Ionic bonds are formed between atoms when electrons are transferred from one atom to another. Ionic bond is a bond between nonmetals and metals .Covalent bonds are formed between atoms when pairs of electrons are shared between atoms. A covalent bond is between two nonmetals.

Lewis structure :

1)K2S:

 :

It is the ionic compound .

Potassium  loses one valence electron getting charge of -1 and get paired with sulphur which is having 2 unpaired electrons forming the negative charge that is -2.

b) CHFO (carbon is central)

It has a covalent bond First, Carbon (C)your least electronegative atom goes in the center and is surrounded by Hydrogen H),...

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Chapter 10, Problem 95P is Solved
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Textbook: Introductory Chemistry
Edition: 5
Author: Nivaldo J Tro
ISBN: 9780321910295

Introductory Chemistry was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321910295. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 95P from chapter: 10 was answered by , our top Chemistry solution expert on 05/06/17, 06:45PM. This full solution covers the following key subjects: appropriate, carbon, central, chfo, compound. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 19 chapters, and 2045 solutions. The answer to “Determine whether each compound is ionic or covalent and write the appropriate Lewis structure.(a) K2S(b) CHFO (carbon is central)(c) MgSe(d) PBr3” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 21 words. Since the solution to 95P from 10 chapter was answered, more than 822 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Introductory Chemistry, edition: 5.

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