A second type of linkage is a covalent bond

A second type of linkage is a covalent bond - 2 O Nitrogen...

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A second type of linkage is a  covalent bond A covalent bond forms when two atoms share one or more electrons  with one another.  For   example,   as   shown   oxygen   shares   its   electrons   with   two  hydrogen atoms, and the resulting molecule is water (H
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Unformatted text preview: 2 O). Nitrogen shares its electrons with three hydrogen atoms, and the resulting molecule is ammonia (NH 3 ). If one pair of electrons is shared, the bond is a single bond; if two pairs are shared, then it is a double bond....
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