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CHEMICAL BONDING Ionic Bonding electron transfer between atoms, resulting compounds are composed of ions. Covalent Bonding sharing of electrons between atoms, atomic orbitals overlap and deform. Metallic Bonding Nuclei and core electrons are arranged in an orderly network (crystal) immersed in a sea of electrons which holds the network together. The Octet Rule
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Unformatted text preview: Atoms will lose or gain electrons to gain a ”com-plete set” of valence electrons (filled ns np sub-levels). • Lewis Dot Structures A way to depict atoms and their electrons with: – the element’s chemical symbol – dots for the electrons: dots are written singly or in pairs on the four sides of the element’s symbol....
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