Lesson: Metallic Bonding Glencoe Science • Chemistry • Concepts and Applications • Glencoe • Chemistry • Matter & Change • Glencoe Science • Chemistry • Chemical Interactions • Chemistry • The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change • Eighth Edition • Modern Chemistry • Glencoe Science • Chemistry • Matter and ChangeChemistry
In this lesson, we will learn how to describe metallic bonding in terms of electrostatic attraction between nuclei and a sea of delocalized electrons.
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Worksheet: 24 Questions • 1 Video
Which of the following is the best description of delocalized electrons in metallic bonding?
In a sample of calcium metal, how many electrons does an atom of calcium contribute to the sea of delocalized electrons?
In a sample of potassium metal, how many electrons does an atom of potassium contribute to the sea of delocalized electrons?