Lattice Energy of Ionic Compunds

Comprehension Questions

Which of the following compounds has the strongest bonds?

  • LiF
  • LiBr
  • NaCl
  • KI

Ionic compunds are __________ in water because __________.

  • soluble; they have polar bonds
  • soluble; they have non-polar bonds
  • insoluble; they have polar bonds
  • insoluble; they have non-polar bonds