Problem: Which of the following characteristics does not apply to ionic compounds? a. formed between a metal and a nonmetal. b. the simplest unit is a molecule c. transfer of electrons occurs d. metal gives away electrons e. all of them apply to ionic compounds

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Which of the following characteristics does not apply to ionic compounds?

a. formed between a metal and a nonmetal.

b. the simplest unit is a molecule

c. transfer of electrons occurs

d. metal gives away electrons

e. all of them apply to ionic compounds

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