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Mini-Quiz: Chemical Bonding

by Ron Kurtus (revised 16 September 2015)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. If Potassium (K) has one electron in its outer shell, what type of elements would it prefer to combine with?

Those with one electron in its outer shell

Those with one less than a complete outer shell

Those with two electrons in its outer shell

2. What is the most common type of chemical bonding?




3. What is often needed to start a chemical reaction?




If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Chemistry. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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Chemical Bonding - Explains all about the subject

Construct a Lewis Dot Structure - Click on compound from list to see its molecular structure - from St. Olaf College

Predicting molecular polarity - Explains polar molecules

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