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Unformatted text preview: • The electrons involved in bonding are usually those in the outermost (valence) shell. • Introduction • Chemical bonds are classified into two types: o Ionic bonding results from electrostatic attractions among ions, which are formed by the transfer of one or more electrons from one atom to another. o Covalent bonding results from sharing one or more electron pairs between two atoms....
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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