Which statement describes how the bond between two oxygen atoms is formed?. a) by sharing valence electrons with many other atoms. b) by the repulsion between ions of like charges. c) by the attraction of two oppositely charged ions. d) by sharing valence electrons between the two atoms.
The correct answer among the choices listed above is option D. The bonds between two oxygen atoms is formed by sharing valence electrons between the two atoms. The bonds between oxygen atoms are called covalent bonds which is characterized by the sharing of electrons.