chemistry

Which statement correctly describes a covalent bond?

The atoms' valence electrons combine to form a network of bonds.
Valence electrons are transferred from one atom to the other.
The atoms' valence electrons are shared between the atoms.
All of the atoms' electrons are shared between the atoms

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  1. The atoms' valence electrons are shared between the atoms.

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