Zinc hydride is an ionic compound or convalent compound?

Asked by jatin452002 | 6th Jun, 2017, 05:23: PM

Expert Answer:

As per new evidence in zinc(II) hydride, the elements Zn and H form a one-dimensional network (polymer), being connected by covalent bonds.
Hence, zinc hydride (ZnH2) is covalent compound.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 6th Jun, 2017, 06:06: PM