NEET Chemistry The Solid State Questions Solved


Account for the following :

(i) Schottky defects lower the density of related solids.

(ii) Conductivity of silicon increases on doping it with phosphorus.

(i) Schottky defect produced due to missing of equal number of cation and anion from lattice as a result of which the density of the lattice solid decreases.

(ii) The conductivity of silicon increases due to negatively charged extra electron of doped pentavalent phosphorus.

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