Problem: Compared to the melting points of ionic compounds, the melting points of molecular solids tend to be _.

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Covalent or Molecular Compound

 composed of more than one nonmetal together
 nonmetal + nonmetal = covalent bond

Ionic Compound

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Compared to the melting points of ionic compounds, the melting points of molecular solids tend to be _.

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