solid state

In a solid AB having the NaCl structure, 'A' atoms occupy the the corners of the cubic unit cell. If face-centered atoms along one axis is removed, then find the resultant stoichiometry of the solid.

2 Answers

anshul ashish ·

I think its A3B

Ashish Sharma ·

its A3B4
it is given that 2 atoms from face centres are removed.
So the no. of A atoms left in the cell is 3 and of B is still 4
so the formula is A3B4

Your Answer

Close [X]