The ionic bond


1.  Give a diagrammatic representation of the reaction  Na + Cl  à  NaCl

2.  What is an ionic bond?

3.  In an ionic bond the force of attraction between the ions is ________ (weak/strong).

4.  Describe the structure of common salt.

5.  Does an ionic compound have an overall charge?

6.  Can a metal react with a non-metal to form an ionic compound?

7.  Show with diagrams how magnesium oxide and magnesium chloride are formed. Give equations.




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