Chapter 4: Chemical Bonds

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Chemical compond vocabulary for ionic and convalent bonds. Starts off with ions and goes to minerals. 


 
  
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What is an ion?
 
An Ion is an atom or group of atoms that have become electrically charged. When an atom loses...
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What is an Ionic Bond?
 
An Ionic Bond is an attraction between two positively charged ions. In an Ionic Bond, every...
3
What is a Polyatomic Ion?
 
An Polyatomic Bond is an ion that is made of more than one atom. In a chemical name the name...
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What is a Convalent Bond?
 
A Convalent Bond is a chemical bond that is formed when two atoms share electrons at the same...
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What is a Double Bond?
 
A Double Bond are two pairs of electrons that are shared at the same time.
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What is a Molecular Compound?
 
A Molecular Compound consists of molecules having convalently bonded atoms. Molecules...
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What does Polar mean?
 
Polar means that in a convalant bond electrons are shared unequally. Some atoms pull more strongly...
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What does Nonpolar mean?
 
Nonpolar means that valance electrons are shared equally. When atoms are Nonpolar, two valance...
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What is a Mineral?
 
A Mineral is a naturally occuring solid that has a crystal structure and a definite chemical...

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