Potassium chloride (KCI) is a compound formed when K transfers an electron to CI. What kind of bond holds KCl together?

1 Answer
Sep 15, 2016

Ionic bond


Ionic bonds refer to the electrostatic forces that exist between ions of opposite charges. These bonds are formed when there is a transfer of electrons from one atom to another. In this case, potassium atom transfers an electron to Chlorine.