why carbon cannot form ionic bond?
Asked by avinash_jha | 6th Nov, 2010, 12:00: AM
To get a stable octet by ionic bonding, carbon would have to either lose 4 electrons or gain 4 electrons. Either process would take way too much energy.Normally, however, it just wouldn't work.
Answered by | 6th Nov, 2010, 05:55: PM
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