Q. 153.5( 6 Votes )

State one major difference between covalent and ionic bonds and give one example each of covalent and ionic compounds.

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One major difference between covalent and ionic bonds is, ionic compound conduct electricity when dissolved in water or melted on the other hand covalent compound do not conduct electricity. the example of ionic compound is NaCl whereas the example of covalent compound is CO2.

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