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Question:

John is studying the differences in covalent and ionic bonds. He comes across a problem in his textbook about sodium and chlorine. Referencing his periodic table, John makes the conclusion that sodium and chlorine would most likely form what type of bond?

A An ionic bond
Explaination

An ionic bond is a bond between a metal and a nonmetal. A covalent bond is a bond between two nonmetals.