How to describe this bond

1. Jan 24, 2009

transgalactic

Fe=[Ar]3p^6 4s^2 it needs to give 7 electrons to become neutral.
S=[Ne]3S^2 3p^4 it needs to take 2 electrons to become neutral.

how to describe $Fe_2 S_3$ ??

2. Jan 25, 2009

Bacat

Please be more specific. Use the template.

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3. Jan 25, 2009

transgalactic

this is the solution
how they got it from this data:
Fe=[Ar]3p^6 4s^2 it needs to give 7 electrons to become neutral.
S=[Ne]3S^2 3p^4 it needs to take 2 electrons to become neutral.

4. Jan 26, 2009

Staff: Mentor

Your solution is unreadable. You also need to show some work, not just list the question and the answer and expect us to work it out for you.