• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Chemical Bonding

approx. 10 hrs

8 topics

66 concepts

Learn about the nature of Chemical Bonding and its importance as a core concept in Senior Chemistry.

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Overview

The Chemical Bonding program outlines the model for different types of bonding (Ionic, Covalent and Metallic) and the resultant properties of different types of compounds.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 8 topics, broken down into 66 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Resource: Common Monatomic Ions 1 concept

    1. Common Monatomic Ions

  • Resource: Polyatomic Ions 1 concept

    1. Common Polyatomic Ions

  • Bonding Intro 8 concepts

    1. Lewis Electron Dot Diagrams for Single Atoms

    2. Valency

    3. Lewis Electron Dot Diagrams for Single Ions

    4. Rationale for Bonding

    5. Octet Rule and Lewis Diagrams

    6. Chemical Stability and Bonding

    7. Electronegativity: Rationale for Bonding

    8. Common Monatomic Ions

  • Ionic Bonding 17 concepts

    1. How the Ionic Bonding Model explains Electrical Conductivity

    2. Formulae of Ionic Compounds containing Oxyanions

    3. Lattice Energy

    4. Writing Formulae for Ionic Compounds

    5. Physical Properties of Ionic Compounds

    6. Ionic Bonding

    7. How the Ionic Bonding Model explains Melting and Boiling Points

    8. The Ionic Crystal Lattice

    9. Formulae of Ionic Compounds containing Polyatomic Ions

    10. Lewis Electron Dot Diagrams for Ionic Compounds

    11. How Ionic Bonding Model explains Physical Behaviour

    12. Writing Formulae for Ionic Compounds

    13. Nomenclature of Binary Ionic Compounds containing Transition Metals

    14. Nomenclature of Binary Ionic Compounds

    15. Polyatomic Ions

    16. Nomenclature of Ionic Compounds containing Oxyanions

    17. Nomenclature of Ionic Compounds containing Polyatomic Ions

  • Covalent Bonding 27 concepts

    1. How the Covalent Bonding Model explains Physical Properties of Network Covalent Compounds

    2. Physical Properties of Network Covalent Compounds

    3. Writing Formulae for Inorganic Covalent Compounds

    4. Exceptions to the Octet Rule

    5. Physical Properties of Molecular Covalent Compounds

    6. Multiple Bonds and Bond Order

    7. The Relationship between Bond Length, Bond Order and Bond Energy

    8. How the Covalent Bonding Model explains Physical Properties of Molecular Covalent Compounds

    9. Lewis Structures for Molecules with Expanded Valence Shells

    10. Lewis Electron Dot Diagrams for Covalent Compounds

    11. Covalent Bonding

    12. Formation of Covalent Bonds

    13. Bond Energy and Bond Length

    14. Network Covalent Compounds

    15. Lewis Structures for Molecules with Multiple Bonds

    16. Bonding Pairs and Lone Pairs

    17. Bond Energy

    18. Quantifying Ionic Character

    19. Covalent Compounds

    20. Lewis Structures for Electron Deficient Molecules

    21. Molecular Covalent Compounds

    22. Bond Length

    23. Polarity of Covalent Bonds

    24. Partial Ionic Character of Polar Covalent Bonds

    25. Discovery of Electronegativity

    26. Electronegativity Trend in the Periodic Table

    27. Nomenclature of Inorganic Covalent Compounds

  • Metallic Bonding 8 concepts

    1. Metallic Bonding

    2. How the Metallic Bonding Model explains Electrical and Thermal Conductivity

    3. How the Metallic Bonding Model explains Mechanical Properties

    4. How the Metallic Bonding Model explains Melting and Boiling Points

    5. How the Metallic Bonding Model explains Lustre

    6. How the Metallic Bonding Model explains Physical Properties of Metals

    7. Electron Sea Model

    8. Physical Properties of Metals

  • Bonding Outro 3 concepts

    1. Explaining the Structure and Bonding within Compounds

    2. Using Physical Properties of Compounds to Determine the Type of Bonding

    3. Determining the Type of Compound from its Formula

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