Covalent bonding

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Covalent bonding

The sharing of a pair of electrons

It occurs betwen two non metals

Atoms shair their outer electrons to get a full outer shell

A molecule is a small group of covalently bonded atoms

They are neutral because there is no transfer of electrons

Atoms in a covalent bond are help together by electrostatic attractions between the shared electrons and the nuclei.

In a double bond four…


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