Why does Ca have a +2 charge?
An element of calcium(Ca2+) could form an ionic bond with Ca is in group 2 so it can lose 2 electrons and have a 2+ charge. Te is in group 16 so it can gain 2 electrons and have a 2- charge. These two elements can become ions and create an ionic bond.
What Elements Does Calcium Bond With
What ion is Ca?
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