properties of ionic compounds

Asked by aryanluniwal1516 | 12th Sep, 2020, 11:43: AM

Expert Answer:

Ionic compounds

The chemical compound formed as a result of transfer

of one or more electrons from the atom of a metallic

electropositive element to an atom of a non-metallic

electronegative element.

 

They have high melting and boiling point.

 

They dissolve in water.

 
Examples:
  • MgCl2 (Magnesium chloride)
  • CaO (Calcium oxide)

Answered by Ravi | 13th Sep, 2020, 10:47: AM