Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 8 - Covalent Bonding - 8 Assessment: 81

Answer

If you refer to Table 8.3 in your textbook, reference data shows the electronegativity difference between a very polar covalent bond and an ionic bond is negligible. However, other properties that could differ include conductivity of the compound as a liquid, etc.

Work Step by Step

If you refer to Table 8.3 in your textbook, reference data shows the electronegativity difference between a very polar covalent bond and an ionic bond is negligible. However, other properties that could differ include conductivity of the compound as a liquid, etc.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.