Solid State

Asked by  | 28th Dec, 2009, 06:14: PM

Expert Answer:

The number of tetrahedral voids formed is equal to twice the number of atoms of element B and only 2/3rd of these are occupied by the atoms of element A.

Hence, the ratio of the number of atoms of A and B is 2× (2/3):1 or 4:3 and the formula of the compound is A4B3.

Answered by  | 29th Dec, 2009, 09:29: AM

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