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why do the ionic character of hydrides increase down a group
« on: April 06, 2014, 09:52:54 AM »
i have tried thinking about it but i cant seem to figure out a reason

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Re: why do the ionic character of hydrides increase down a group
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2014, 10:39:16 AM »
Electronegativity, and down a group the elements get more metall nature Carbon to lead,  Nitrigen to Bismuth. Oxygen to Polonium.

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