Identify, compare, and contrast ionic bonds with covalent bonds. Understand why atoms bond.
Atoms will lose, gain or share electrons to obtain a full valence shell
Bonding is unlikely to occur between oppositely charged ions.
A single covalent bond involves two pairs of shared electrons.
A covalent bond results between two oppositely charged ions.
Halogens often bond with alkaline earth metals.
Pauli Exclusion Principle
An ionic bond
A shared pair of electrons
The electron cloud
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