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Unformatted text preview: Dimensionality of the network affects other physical properties Diamond Graphite High Melting ( ~3800°C) High Melting ( ~3800°C) Very Rigid – Strong Covalent Bonds Slippery feel - Only dispersion forces holding the sheets together Very Hard - Strong Covalent Bonds Lubricants – sheets can slide past each other -- Electrical Insulator Thermal Conductor Thermal Conductor Chemically Unreactive Chemically Unreactive GENERAL CHEMISTRY CHAPTER 11 – INTERMOLECULAR FORCES, LIQUIDS, & SOLIDS PAGE 22 OF 22 → Other carbon allotropes: → Flow Chart to classify crystalline solids:...
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This note was uploaded on 01/21/2011 for the course PHYS 4A 60865 taught by Professor L. oldewurtel during the Fall '09 term at Irvine Valley College.
- Fall '09
- L. OLDEWURTEL