how many atoms are connected to a carbon atom in diamond?
there are 4 atoms connected to a carbon atom in diamond.
how many atoms are connected to a carbon atom in graphite?
there are 3 atoms connected to a carbon atom in graphite.
what does a covalent bond do?
a covalent bond shares electron pairs between atoms.
a metal loses electrons and a non-metal gains that electron, what is that called?
that is called ionic bonding.
if an atom has delocalized electrons what does and don't it do?