Identify the compounds which can conduct electricity in molten state from the following :
Mgcl2, KCl, CHCl3, CS2, CaCl2, BaCl2 .
 Predict the type of bonding in those compounds

Asked by archita123 | 26th May, 2015, 01:05: PM

Expert Answer:

The compounds that can conduct electricity in molten state are: MgCl2,KCl,CaCl2, BaCl2
MgCl2,KCl,CaCl2, BaCl2 - Bonding in these compounds is ionic.
CHCl3 and CS2 involve covalent bonding.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 27th May, 2015, 11:14: AM