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Unformatted text preview: Formation of Ionic Compounds The reaction of IIA metals and VA nonmetals also follows the trends that we have established in this chapter. The reaction of calcium with nitrogen is a good example. The reaction equation is: You do it! Formation of Ionic Compounds Draw the electronic representation of Ca, N, and their ions. You do it! 4s 4p 4s 4p Ca [Ar] Ca + [Ar] 2s 2p 2s 2p N [He] N 3-[He]...
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2011 for the course CHEM 1211 taught by Professor Atwood during the Fall '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Fall '07