Graphite(Carbon)

Which non-metal is a good conductor of electricity?

Q and A

Which non-metal is a good conductor of electricity?

Answer:

Graphite(Carbon) is the only non metal which is good conductor of electricity.

Explanation:

Graphite contains only carbon atoms. Carbon atoms has 4 Valence electrons( outermost electrons).Each carbon atom links to 3 neighboring carbon atoms by single covalent bond leaving fourth electron free. Thus the free electron is able to conduct electricity in graphite.

Graphite(Carbon) is the only non metal which is good conductor of electricity.
Graphite(Carbon)

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