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Ionic And Covalent Bonds Quiz! By Victoria Henderson

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Ionic And Covalent Bonds Quiz! By Victoria Henderson

A chemistry quiz on the basics of covalent, and ionic bonding, along with the octet rule and lewis dot structure.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why do atoms bond?
    • A. 

      Atoms bond because they have a need to have their outermost level of electrons be "full".

    • B. 

      Atoms bond because they need to complete their valence electrons to 9.

    • C. 

      Atoms bonds when they have a complete outer shell of electrons.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
     _________ states that elements in the second row of the periodic table cannot have more than eight valence electrons around them, whether as non-bonding electrons or in chemical bonds.
  • 3. 
    This is an example of ??
    • A. 

      Covalent bonding

    • B. 

      Lewis dot structure

    • C. 

      Ionic bonding

  • 4. 
    A double bond involves two pairs of electrons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
     Which of the statements about ionic solids is FALSE?
    • A. 

      Ionic solids conduct electricity when dissolved in water.

    • B. 

      Ionic solids have high melting temperatures.

    • C. 

      Ionic solids are good conductors of electricity.

    • D. 

      Ionic solids can be formed by reacting an alkali metal with a halogen.

    • E. 

      Ionic solids form crystals.

  • 6. 
  • 7. 
    Non-metals tend to _______ electrons to be come ________ ions.
    • A. 

      Lose, positive

    • B. 

      Gain, negative

    • C. 

      Lose, negative

  • 8. 
    In an   _____________    bond, the atoms are bound together by the attraction between oppositely-charged ions.
  • 9. 
    In a ______________ bond, the atoms are bound by shared electrons.
  • 10. 
    Sodium and chloride form a covalent bond.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False