An element exists as hexagonal close packed structure as well as cubic close packed structure. In which case the element would have higher density?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 17th Jun, 2016, 10:57: AM
The density of the element will be same in both the cases as the two structures will have the same coordination number and hence the same packing fraction.
Answered by | 17th Jun, 2016, 12:57: PM
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