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Solution: Predict whether each of the following compounds is molecular...

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Predict whether each of the following compounds is molecular or ionic: (f) NOCl

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Alright guys, so remember molecular is when you have your non metals bonded together and ionic is when you have a cation with an anion or a metal with a non metal. So here we have NOCL, so let's break this down. We have nitrogen atom, oxygen atom and a chlorine atom.

Now if you take a look at the periodic table you will see that all three are going to be non metals. So what do you have when you have non metals together? You have a molecular compound. Alright guys, let's move on.