BERYLLIUM CARBIDE - (506-66-1)

Introduction

Name: beryllium carbide
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 506-66-1
Chemical Formula: Be2C
Molar Mass: 30.035064 g
Mass Percent: Be 60.011 %; C 39.988 % 

Classification

• inorganic

Bonding

Bonding: polar covalent
Ionic Character: 29.70 %

Thermochemistry

ΔHf° (s): -28.0 kcal/mol 1 = -117.15 kJ/mol
S° (s): 3.90 cal/(mol•K) 2 = 16.32 J/(mol•K)
ΔGf° (s): -21 kcal/mol 3 = -87.86 kJ/mol

For More Information

Sources

(1) - Dean, John A. Lange's Handbook of Chemistry, 12th ed.; McGraw-Hill Book Company: New York, NY, 1979; p 9:4-9:94.
(2) - Dean, John A. Lange's Handbook of Chemistry, 12th ed.; McGraw-Hill Book Company: New York, NY, 1979; p 9:4-9:94.
(3) - Dean, John A. Lange's Handbook of Chemistry, 12th ed.; McGraw-Hill Book Company: New York, NY, 1979; p 9:4-9:94.