Indicate the type of solid (molecular, metallic, ionic, or covalent-network) for each compound: (a) CaSO4, (b) Pd, (c) Ta2O5 (melting point, 1872°C), (d) caffeine (C8H10N4O2), (e) toluene (C7H8), (f) P4.
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