Eletronegativity:- what will be defination in case an isolated atom? There is no bonding pair of electrons.

Asked by Asamanja | 26th Jun, 2014, 08:35: PM

Expert Answer:

Electronegativity is a property of an atom which is fixed for that atom whether it is in isolated state or combined state with some other atom. Hence, electronegativity can be defined as the tendency of an isolated atom to attract bonding pair of electrons.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 27th Jun, 2014, 10:47: AM