Question

Which defect causes decreases in the density of crystal?

Solution

Correct option is

Schottky

More is the schottky defect in crystal, more is the decrease in density.

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

An fcc lattice has a lattice parameter a = 400 pm. Calculate the molar volume of the lattice including all the empty space.

Q2

The structure of Na2O crystal is

Q3

Structure similar to zinc blende is found in

Q4

The number of equidistance oppositely charged ions in a sodium chloride crystal is

Q5

What is the coordination number of sodium in Na2O?

Q6

In zinc blende structure, the coordination number of Zn2+ ion is

Q7

In the calcium fluoride structure, the coordination number of the cation and anion are respectively

Q8

When a certain crystal was studied by the Bragg technique using X – rays of wavelength 229 pm, an X – ray reflection was observed at an angle of 230 20’. What is the corresponding interplanar spacing? [sin (23020’) = 0.396]

Q9

Potassium fluoride has NaCl type structure. What is the distance between K+ and F- ions if cell edge is a cm?

Q10

The correct statement regarding F – centre is