chemistry assignment

ionic bonding

when lithium reacts with fluorine, lithium fluoride, LiF is formed. It is made up of a positive and negative ion

a) explain how the positive lithium ions formed from lithium atoms

b) explain how the negative fluoride ions formed fluorine atoms

c) explain how the ions are held together and relate this to the chemical formula for lithium fluoride

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