Write two main difference between the nature of diamond and graphite. [2 MARKS]
Each point: 1 Mark Two main difference between diamond and graphite are- Diamond Graphite(i) Very hard substance(i) Soft substance(ii) Poor conductor of electricity(ii) Good conductor of electricity
Write three differences between graphite and diamond.
(a) Write two points of difference in the structures of diamond and graphite. (b) Explain why graphite can be used as a lubricant but diamond cannot. (c) Explain why diamond can be used in rock drilling equipment but graphite cannot. (d) State one use of diamond which depends on its 'extraordinary brilliance' and one use of graphite which depends on its being 'black and quite soft'.
Write two differences between diamond and graphite.
What is the structural difference between diamond and graphite?