• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Intermolecular Forces and Allotropes

approx. 6 hrs

5 topics

36 concepts

Deepen your understanding of Intermolecular Forces to understand Year 12 Chemistry

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The Intermolecular Forces and Allotropes program is aligned to Unit 1: Area of Study 2 in VCE Chemistry and explores the concept of intermolecular forces, consequent properties of liquids and solids and allotropes.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 5 topics, broken down into 36 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Intermolecular Forces 14 concepts

    1. Ion-Dipole Forces

    2. Different Types of Intermolecular Forces

    3. Intermolecular Forces

    4. Determining the Type(s) of Intermolecular Force Present

    5. Boiling Point and Intermolecular Forces

    6. Charge-Induced Dipole Forces

    7. Polarisability

    8. Origin of Hydrogen Bonding

    9. Effect of Hydrogen Bonding on Boiling Points

    10. Dispersion Forces

    11. Dipole-Dipole Forces

    12. Strength of Dispersion Forces

    13. Hydrogen Bonding

    14. Strength of Dispersion Forces and Molecular Shape

  • Properties of Liquids 4 concepts

    1. Properties of Liquids

    2. Capillarity

    3. Viscosity

    4. Surface Tension

  • Properties of Solids 7 concepts

    1. Types of Solids

    2. Molecular Solids

    3. Amorphous Solids

    4. Metallic Solids

    5. Atomic Solids

    6. Network Covalent Solids

    7. Ionic Solids

  • Allotropes 10 concepts

    1. Oxygen Allotropes

    2. Sulfur Allotropes

    3. Diamond

    4. The Fullerene Family

    5. Nanotubes

    6. Gaphene

    7. Phosphorus Allotropes

    8. Graphite

    9. Carbon Allotropes

    10. Allotropes

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