Question

Boron forms ionic compounds due to :

A

higher ionisation enthalpy

B

lower ionisation enthalpy

C

small size

D

both A and C

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Solution

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Correct option is D)

As boron is predominantly a non-metal it hardly loses the electrons and forms ionic bonds. It always forms covalent  bonds due to following reasons
1) Small size
2) High nuclear charge
3) High ionisation energy
Hence option  is correct.

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