• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Bohr Model and Electron Configuration

approx. 10 hrs

4 topics

42 concepts

Address the most problematic areas of Quantum Chemistry and rejoice in your understanding in Year 11!

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The Bohr Model and Electron Configuration program elucidates Quantum Theory and Orbitals and provides students with the ability to use spdf notation to describe ground state atoms.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 4 topics, broken down into 42 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Bohr Model 14 concepts

    1. Absorption Spectrum

    2. Line Spectra

    3. Electromagnetic Spectrum

    4. Continuous Spectrum

    5. Flame Tests

    6. Electromagnetic Radiation

    7. Explaining Colour from Flame Tests

    8. Ground And Excited States: How the Bohr Model explains Line Spectra

    9. Limitations of the Bohr Model

    10. Emission Spectrum

    11. Three Series of Spectral Lines for Hydrogen Atoms

    12. Features of the Bohr Model

    13. Problems with Rutherford's Planetary Model

    14. Postulates of the Bohr Model: Discrete Energy Levels (Orbits)

  • Quantum Theory and Orbitals 14 concepts

    1. Order of Filling Orbitals

    2. s Orbitals

    3. Levels, Shells

    4. p Orbitals

    5. Subshells

    6. Atomic Orbitals

    7. f Orbitals

    8. d Orbitals

    9. From Classical Theory to Quantum Theory

    10. Wave Function

    11. Difference Between Orbits And Orbitals

    12. Quantum Mechanics

    13. The Shape of Orbitals

    14. Solutions To Schrödinger Equation (Atomic Orbitals)

  • Electron Configuration 13 concepts

    1. Orbital Diagram

    2. Aufbau Principle

    3. Hund's Rule

    4. Ground State Electron Configuration

    5. Period 4

    6. Periods 1 and 2

    7. Partial Orbital Diagrams and Condensed Electron Configurations

    8. Chromium and Copper Exceptions

    9. Valence Electrons (Configurations Within Groups)

    10. Electron Configuration

    11. Period 3

    12. Viewing s, p, d, f Blocks

    13. Pauli Exclusion Principle

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