Conductivity in molten solids or liquids

Conductivity in molten solids or liquids - • Formation of...

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Conductivity in molten solids or liquids Ionic compounds generally conduct electricity They contain mobile ions Covalent compounds generally do not conduct electricity Conductivity in aqueous solutions Ionic compounds generally conduct electricity They contain mobile ions Covalent compounds are poor conductors of electricity
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Unformatted text preview: • Formation of Compounds – Ionic compounds are formed between elements with large differences in electronegativity • Often a metal and a nonmetal – Covalent compounds are formed between elements with similar electronegativities • Usually two or more nonmetals...
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2011 for the course CHEM 1211 taught by Professor Atwood during the Fall '07 term at UGA.

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