C2 1.1 Chemical bonding

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  • When two or more elements react together compounds are formed. The atoms of elements join together by sharing electrons or by transferring electrons to achieve stable electronic structures.
  • When atoms of non - metallic elements join together by sharing electrons it is called covalent bonding.
  • When metallic elements react with non - metallic elements they produce ionic compounds. The metal atoms lose electrons to form positive ions. The atoms of non - metals gain…


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