#JioChat What is the covalent bond

Asked by maheshsha73 | 27th Oct, 2018, 07:19: PM

Expert Answer:

Covalent bond:
 
The chemical bond that is formed between two combining atoms by mutual sharing of one or more pairs of electrons is called a covalent bond.
 
 
Example:
 
Hydrogen combines with chlorine to form hydrogen chloride (HCl), the sharing of electrons takes place between hydrogen and chlorine and a covalent bond is formed.
 

Answered by Varsha | 29th Oct, 2018, 12:39: PM