Ionic/Covalent Bonds

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Ionic Bond Quizzes & Trivia

Find out if you understand the difference between ionic and covalent bonds.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a covalent bond, electrons are _________
    • A. 

      Lost or gained

    • B. 

      Shared

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 2. 
    The chemical formula of the product formed from the reaction between Mg and O2 is _______.
  • 3. 
    Magnesium Bromide is a (an) ________ compound.
    • A. 

      Metallic

    • B. 

      Covalent

    • C. 

      Ionic

  • 4. 
    The process of becoming an ion from an atom is called as ________.
  • 5. 
    When a Na atom, loses one electron, it gets a charge of _______.
    • A. 

      -1

    • B. 

      +1

    • C. 

      0

  • 6. 
    When a Cl atom gains an electron, it gets a charge of ________.
    • A. 

      -1

    • B. 

      +1

    • C. 

      0

  • 7. 
    Covalent bond is formed between atoms of ________.
  • 8. 
    An atom that has lost or gained electrons becomes a (an) _______.
    • A. 

      Proton

    • B. 

      Electron

    • C. 

      Ion

  • 9. 
    Metals tend to _______ electrons to become _____ ions.
    • A. 

      Lose ; positive

    • B. 

      Gain ; negative

    • C. 

      Lose ; neutral

  • 10. 
    From the list of elements given, select 2 elements that would likely form an ionic bond. K, C, Br, Ar.
    • A. 

      K ; Br

    • B. 

      Ar ; C

    • C. 

      K ; Ar