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Carbon is usually classified as a nonmetal. However, the

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Problem 4QP

Carbon is usually classified as a nonmetal. However, the graphite used in "lead" pencils conducts electricity. Look at a pencil, and list two non metallic properties of graphite.

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Electrons Orbitals​ ​-​ ​outer​ ​particle Carbon​ ​dioxide​ =​ ​ ​linear​ ​model Octet​ ​rule ● ​ ​atoms​ ​combine​ ​in​ ​such​ ​a​ ​way​ ​that​ ​they​ ​each​ ​have​ ​eight​ ​electrons​ ​in​ ​their​ ​Valence shells,​ ​giving​ ​them​ ​the​ ​same​ ​electronic​ ​configuration​ ​as​ ​noble​ ​gas ○ molecules​ ​or​ ​ions​ ​are​ ​most​ ​stable​ ​when​ ​the​ ​outermost​ ​electron​ ​shells​ ​contain eight​ ​electrons ● C6H12O6+6O2​ ​=​ ​6CO2​ ​+​ ​6H2O​ ​+​ ​heat​ ​(respiration/photosynthesis) Chemical​ ​bonds-​ a ​ ttraction​ ​between​ ​atoms ● Ionic-​ ​one​ ​atoms​ ​lose​ ​electron​ ​to​ ​other​ ​atoms​ ​(+)​ ​cat​ ​(-)​ ​anion - Atoms​ ​sometimes​ ​strip​ ​electrons​ ​from​ ​their​ ​bonding​ ​partners

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Textbook: Chemistry: Atoms First
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Author: Julia Burdge, Jason Overby
ISBN: 9780073511160

This full solution covers the following key subjects: Graphite, look, conducts, electricity, carbon. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 25 chapters, and 3129 solutions. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Chemistry: Atoms First , edition: 1. Since the solution to 4QP from 23 chapter was answered, more than 293 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. Chemistry: Atoms First was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780073511160. The answer to “Carbon is usually classified as a nonmetal. However, the graphite used in "lead" pencils conducts electricity. Look at a pencil, and list two non metallic properties of graphite.” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 28 words. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 4QP from chapter: 23 was answered by , our top Chemistry solution expert on 08/07/17, 05:01AM.

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