Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/10

Click to flip

10 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back

When 2 or more elements react together what is formed?

A compound

The atoms of elements join together by...

Transferring or sharing electrons to achieve a full outer shell

Why are noble gases stable?

Because they already have a full outside shell(8 electrons)

When non metals join together what type of bonding is it?

Covalent

When metals and non metals join together what type of bonding is it?

Ionic

What does ionic bonding produce?

Ionic compounds

When metal atoms lose an electron what do they become?

Positive ions

When metal atoms gain an electron what do they become?

Negative ions

Ions have the same structure as...

Noble gases because they are both stable

What do the oppositely charged ions do in an ionic compound?

Attract each other