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What is the distinguishing layer between hexagonal close packing and cubic close packing?



A

First layer

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B

Second layer

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C

Third layer

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D

All layers

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Solution

The correct option is C

Third layer


If the third layer is identical to the first layer (A), it is called hexagonal close packing (hcp) & arrangement will be AB-AB-AB. If a different third layer (C) is formed above the layers A and B, its called cubic close packing (ccp) & arrangement will be ABC-ABC-ABC.


Chemistry

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