• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Properties of Matter

approx. 6 hrs

4 topics

49 concepts

Learn how to classify matter based on its properties and establish strong foundations for HSC Chemistry.

Available in
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Overview

The Year 11 Properties of Matter program is aligned to the NSW Chemistry curriculum within Module 1: Properties and Structure of Matter. This topic explores the classification and properties of matter, types of mixtures and separation techniques, percentage composition calculations and the nomenclature of inorganic compounds.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 4 topics, broken down into 49 concepts.

  • Matter Intro 20 concepts

    1. Elements and the Periodic Table

    2. Main Group and Transition Elements

    3. Common Polyatomic Ions

    4. The Particle Model for Distinguishing between Physical and Chemical Change

    5. Classification of Matter

    6. The Periodic Table

    7. Difference in Properties between Elements and Compounds

    8. Compounds

    9. The Particle Model for Elements, Compounds and Mixtures

    10. Elements

    11. Physical Properties

    12. The Physical States of Matter

    13. Properties of Matter

    14. Difference between Physical and Chemical Change

    15. Chemical Properties

    16. Classification of Elements based on Physical Properties

    17. Classification of Elements based on State of Matter at Room Temperature

    18. The Composition of Matter

    19. Definitions of Different Types of Chemical Species

    20. Matter

  • Naming Compounds 10 concepts

    1. Covalent Compounds

    2. Organic vs. Inorganic Compounds

    3. Nomenclature of Organic Covalent Compounds

    4. Ionic Compounds

    5. Polyatomic Ions

    6. Nomenclature of Binary Ionic Compounds containing Transition Metals

    7. Nomenclature of Ionic Compounds containing Polyatomic Ions

    8. Nomenclature of Binary Ionic Compounds

    9. Nomenclature of Ionic Compounds containing Oxyanions

    10. Nomenclature of Inorganic Covalent Compounds

  • Mixtures 9 concepts

    1. Classification of Matter

    2. Heterogeneous Mixtures

    3. Homogeneous Mixtures

    4. Mixtures

    5. Types of Mixtures

    6. Physical Properties of Mixtures

    7. Properties of Mixtures

    8. Distinguishing Between Pure Substances and Mixtures

    9. Properties of Pure Substances

  • Separation Techniques 10 concepts

    1. Chromatography

    2. Centrifugation

    3. Evaporation

    4. Separating Components of a Mixture

    5. Separation Techniques

    6. Decantation

    7. Filtration

    8. Distillation

    9. Calculating Mass Percentage Composition of a Mixture

    10. Crystallisation

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