Question

CsBr crystal has bcc structure. It has an edge length of 4.3. the shortest interionic distance between Cs+ and Br –  ions is

Solution

Correct option is

3.72 

 

Closest approach in bcc lattice

                           

                    

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

 

Amorphous substances show

(i) short and long range order

(ii) short range order

(iii) long range order

(iv) have no sharp melting point

Q2

The solid NaCl is a bad conductor of electricity since

Q3

The correct statement in the following is

Q4

 

The crystal system of a compound with unit cell dimensions,

a = 0.387, b = 0.387 and c = 0.504 nm, and α = β = 900 and γ = 1200 is

Q5

If Z is the number of atoms in the unit cell that represents the closest packing sequence …… ABC ABC …… the number of tetrahedral voids in the unit cell is equal to

Q6

In which of the following crystals alternate tetrahedral voids are occupied?

Q7

A solid is made of two elements X and Z. the atoms Z are in ccp arrangement while the atom X occupy all the tetrahedral sites. What is the formula of the compound?

Q8

An element occurring in the bcc structure has 12.08 × 1023 unit cells. The total number of atoms of the elements in these cells will be

Q9

The number of sphere contained (i) in one body centred cubic unit cell and (ii) in one face centred cubic unit cell, is

Q10

 

The number of atoms in 100 g of an fcc crystal with density,

d = 10g/ cm3 and cell edge equal to 100 pm, is equal to