Problem: Define each of the following as atomic element, molecular element, ionic compound, or molecular compound. Drag the appropriate items to their respective bins.

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 Atomic: composed of an atom of an element (no subscript)

• Molecular element: composed of one type of element bonded to each other (with subscript)

• Ionic compound: composed of a metal and a nonmetal as ions.

• Molecular compound: composed of nonmetals in a covalent bond


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Define each of the following as atomic element, molecular element, ionic compound, or molecular compound. Drag the appropriate items to their respective bins.


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