Chemistry: Molecular Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134112830
ISBN 13: 978-0-13411-283-1

Chapter 9 - Exercises - Page 420: 9


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Lattice energy is defined as energy that is associated with the creation of a crystalline lattice of alternating anions and cations from ions that form gas solutions. If the cations are positively charged while the anions are negatively charged, then it causes energy potential to lower when the ions combust to form lattice structures.
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