Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 3 - Sections 3.1-3.12 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 29a


$CO_{2}$ - Molecular

Work Step by Step

$CO_{2}$ is molecular because carbon is joined to oxygen (2 non-metals). Since we know that two non-metals joined together form a molecular compound, $CO_{2}$ is a molecular compound.
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