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Unformatted text preview: donated electron to complete its orbitals. This too, produces a charged atom, or ion, but now one which is negatively charged. Example: Cl 17p 17e---> Cl 17p 18e = Cl (-1) ion The bond which forms occurs between the charges of the respective ions, forming a complex of positive and negative ions. This bond is called the ionic bond. Ions can be formed from atoms: or from molecules: Na + CO 3 = Cl-NH 4 +...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course BIO 151 taught by Professor Edwards during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
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