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  • one year ago

the atoms shown below is ... a) likely to form a covalent bond. b) likely to form a ionic bond. c) not likely to form any bonds. d) likely to form double bonds.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    here is the picture

  2. perl
    • one year ago
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    how many electrons are in the outer orbit

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    um I counted 10 why?

  4. perl
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    there are 8

  5. perl
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    The reason why we should count the number of electrons is the octet rule. An atom is most stable (non reactive) when the outermost shell is full of 8 electrons

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh the outer orbit sorry.

  7. anonymous
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    so what is it likely to make? like what kind of bond?

  8. perl
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    since the outermost shell is full, it is non reactive. it is unlikely to make any bonds

  9. perl
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    it won't give up an electron or accept an electron

  10. anonymous
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    oh ok thx a lot dude. how do I give medals? I wanna give you one.

  11. perl
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    I think you click on give metal

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    XD I never gave a medal before so idk where that is!

  13. perl
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    here is an example http://prntscr.com/7e17on

  14. anonymous
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    ooooohhhhhh that's the button lol sorry thx again. I give medal now

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