Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 12 - Solids and Modern Materials - Exercises - Page 522: 12.16


Covalent-Network Solid

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This solid is a covalent-network solid because of its high sublimation (going straight from a solid to vapor) temperature and poor conductivity. Covalent-network solids have high melting points and are poor conductors.
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