Chemical Bonds

Ionic

Covalent

Covalent bonds have:

Granular or powdery look

A low melting point

No conductivity

Soluble in non-polar liquids

Metallic

Metallic bonds have:

Shiny appearance

A high melting point

No solubility

Conductive in solid and liquid form


Ionic bonds have:

A granular or powdery appearance

A high melting point

Conducts electricity only when melted or dissolved

Generaly soluble in non-polar liquids

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