Post a New Question

chemistry

posted by .

Sodium, Na+1 and chlorine Cl-1 often react together to form a molecule they do this because
sodium gives an electron away chlorine picks up the electron
chlorine gives an electron away sodium picks up the electron
they are near each other on the periodic table
they are far away from each other on the periodic table

  • chemistry -

    #1 is correct; #4 is correct is many circumstances.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. chem please explain to me!

    can someone please elpain to me the formation of binary ionic compounds from its constituent element. cuz I don't understand! thanks I really thank you guys alot! What grade are you in?
  2. chemistry

    does chlorine or carbon have greater ionization energy?
  3. chemistry

    the word equation for sodium and water is: sodium+water-->sodium hydroxide+hydrogen sodium and chlorine: sodium+chlorine-->sodium chloride what will the equation for aqueous chlorine with aqueous potassium iodide be?
  4. chemisrty

    Consider the reaction between sodium metal and chlorine gas to form sodium chloride (table salt). 2Na(s) + Cl2(g) 2NaCl(s) If 3.6 moles of chlorine react with sufficient sodium, how many grams of sodium chloride will be formed?
  5. chemistry

    If 9.20 g of sodium metal reacts with chlorine gas to make sodium chloride, how mnay grams of chlorine are required to react completely with the sodium?
  6. chemistry

    Sodium (Na) metal undergoes a chemical reaction with chlorine (Cl) gas to yield sodium Cl, or common table salt. If 1.00 g of sodium reacts with 1.54 g of chlorine, 2.54 g of sodium chloride is formed and 17.9 kJ of heat is released. …
  7. Chemistry

    Answer these questions about NaCl also known as table salt: 1. What is the name of the compound?
  8. Chemistry (please Help!!)

    determine which experiences a lower effective nuclear charge. using words and/ or drawings explain why. A) an electron in a 2s or an electron in a 2p B) a valence electron on sulfure or a vance electron on silicon C) a valence electron …
  9. chemistry

    In the reaction of sodium metal with chlorine gas to form sodium chloride, how does chlorine form an anion?
  10. science

    which is an example of covalent bond? a.chlorine accepts an electron from calcium b. lons in a bar of pure iron are surrounded by a large number of valence electrons c.sodium gives an electron to chlorine to form a stable bond d.there

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question