Q- Why carbon always form covalent bond?

Asked by  | 22nd Oct, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Carbon need four electron to complete its octet and carbon doesn't have such a high nuclear charge to form ion and carbon has only one option to do that is to do sharing with other atoms present nearby to him.
 
Always remember that covalent is always formed betweeen non metal and non metal.

Answered by  | 22nd Oct, 2010, 10:47: PM

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