• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Metals

approx. 5 hrs

6 topics

35 concepts

Learn about the structure of Metals, a prerequisite for Senior Chemistry

Available in
VIC

Overview

Metals is a program aligned to Unit 1: Area of Study 1 in VCE Chemistry and explores the concept of metallic bonding, the extraction of iron and metallic nanoparticles

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 6 topics, broken down into 35 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • 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

  • Reactions of Metals 10 concepts

    1. The Reactivity of Metals

    2. Displacement Reactions

    3. Relating Trends in the Periodic Table to Metal Activity

    4. Using Practical Data to Rank Metals

    5. Metal + Water

    6. The Activity Series

    7. Metal + Oxygen

    8. Reactions of Metals

    9. Metal + Acid

    10. When Metals were Discovered

  • Iron Extraction 5 concepts

    1. Extraction of Iron from its Ore

    2. Uses of Iron

    3. Abundance of Iron

    4. Iron Ore

    5. Environmental, Social and Economic Issues associated with Extraction of Iron

  • Modifying Metals 5 concepts

    1. Work Hardening and Heat Treatment

    2. Types of Alloys

    3. Properties of Alloys

    4. Coatings

    5. Alloys

  • Metallic Nanoparticles 6 concepts

    1. Uses of Iron Nanoparticles

    2. Uses of Silver Nanoparticles

    3. Metallic Nanoparticles

    4. Uses of Gold Nanoparticles

    5. Uses of Copper Nanoparticles

    6. Different Types of Metallic Nanomaterials

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