Ties that Chemically Bind 2
Catherine V. Gabriel
Bancal Integrated School
City Schools Division of City of Meycauayan
Hi my name is Carbon! A non-metal element.
We are Oxygen, O2 we are twins.
Well that's good! Can I ask a favor? Can we share electrons by forming a double bond with me.
Yes! but how?
In many compounds, there is a multiple bonds, that is , bonds formed when 2 or more pair of electrons. I f two atoms share 2 pair of electrons , the covalent bond is double bond.
Let's volt in!
That's Cool! How about us, We are N2, can we form a double bond?
In some cases, a triple bond arises when 2 atoms share 3 pairs of electron as Nitrogen molecule
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