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Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:02 pm
by Donavin Collins 1F
How does electronegativity affect a bond?

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:08 pm
by san_2F
The greater the electronegativity difference between the elements, the stronger the bond and therefore the shorter the bond length.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:12 pm
by Deepika Reddy 1A
The higher the electronegativity, the closer the bond gets to being an ionic bond. Ionic bonds are stronger than covalent bonds. Therefore, this tells us that the higher the electronegativity is, the more the atoms are attracted to each other. The higher the electronegativity, the stronger and shorter the bond.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:13 pm
by April Meza 3K
The higher the electronegativity the stronger the bond. When the bond is stronger is shorter.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:14 pm
by Sanjana Borle 2K
If a atom has a very high electronegativity, it will pull on the electrons more and therefore form a stronger bond.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 6:01 pm
by Tahlia Mullins
A higher electronegativity difference indicates a stronger bond, which can be exemplified with hydrogen bonds when considering that hydrogen has a very small electronegativity.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2019 8:14 pm
by 205154661_Dis2J
The higher the electronegativity, the stronger the bond is and the shorter the bond length is. Since the electronegativity is higher, then the closer a bond becomes to being ionic rather than covalent.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:40 am
by Cynthia Rodas 4H
Electronegativity is basically how much an atom attracts electrons. So if there is a high electronegativity difference, it means that there is a strong bond and that the bond length will be shorter.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:17 am
by ZainAlrawi_1J
Electronegativity is correlated with shorter bond lengths, which are also stronger bonds by virtue of their compactness

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:11 pm
by Joowon Seo 3A
The higher the electronegativity, the shorter the bond, the harder it is to break the bond.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:55 am
by AnayaArnold_3L
Does electronegativity play a role in the boiling point?

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:05 pm
by 605208780
If the electronegativity is higher, the bond is stronger. It also means the bond is shorter.

Re: Electronegativity

Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:21 pm
by Annie Ye
Electronegativity causes a bond to be stronger