why covalent compounds have low melting and boiling points?

Asked by reema saxena | 14th Oct, 2013, 09:26: AM

Expert Answer:

Covalent compounds have weak forces of attraction between the combining molecules.As a result, less energy is required to break the force of binding.Therefore, covalent compounds have low melting and boiling points.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 14th Oct, 2013, 09:29: AM

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