Chemistry Practice Problems Electronegativity Practice Problems Solution: Which of the following has the bonds ranked in ord...

Solution: Which of the following has the bonds ranked in order of increasing ionic character? 1. Cl−Cl < Si−Cl < Br−Cl < Mg−Br < Rb−Cl 2. Mg−Br < Rb−Cl < Si−Cl < Br−Cl < Cl−Cl 3. Cl−Cl < Br−Cl < Si−Cl < Rb−Cl < Mg−Br 4. Cl−Cl < Br−Cl < Si−Cl < Mg−Br < Rb−Cl

Problem

Which of the following has the bonds ranked in order of increasing ionic character?

1. Cl−Cl < Si−Cl < Br−Cl < Mg−Br < Rb−Cl

2. Mg−Br < Rb−Cl < Si−Cl < Br−Cl < Cl−Cl

3. Cl−Cl < Br−Cl < Si−Cl < Rb−Cl < Mg−Br

4. Cl−Cl < Br−Cl < Si−Cl < Mg−Br < Rb−Cl