• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Quantifying Atoms and Compounds

approx. 10 hrs

5 topics

29 concepts

Develop fundamental understanding of Moles and Quantities in Chemistry.

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Quantifying Atoms and Compounds is a program aligned to Unit 1: Area of Study 1 in VCE Chemistry and explores the concept of the mole, simple mole interconversions and empirical formula.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 5 topics, broken down into 29 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Quantifying Atomic Mass 4 concepts

    1. Atomic Mass Unit

    2. The Reason for Using Carbon-12 as an Atomic Standard

    3. Measuring Isotopic Abundance

    4. Calculating Relative Atomic Mass from a Mass Spectrum

  • Introduction to Stoichiometry 5 concepts

    1. The Size of a Mole

    2. Moles of Different Substances have Different Weight

    3. Visualising the Mole

    4. Stoichiometry

    5. Why We Use Moles

  • The Mole Concept 11 concepts

    1. Interconverting Moles and Molar Mass

    2. Molar Mass

    3. The Mole Concept and Avogadro's Constant

    4. The Importance of Titles and Units for Working

    5. Calculating Molar Mass of a Compound

    6. Interconverting Moles and Mass

    7. Calculating Molar Mass of an Element

    8. Interconverting Moles and the Number of Particles

    9. Introduction to Mole Conversions

    10. Interconverting Number of Particles and Mass

    11. Two Types of Mole Calculation

  • Empirical Formula 8 concepts

    1. Experimental Determination of Empirical Formula by Combustion Analysis

    2. Experimental Determination of Empirical Formula by Elemental Analysis

    3. Mass Percentage Composition

    4. Determining the Mass of an Element in a Pure Sample

    5. Determining the Molecular Formula from an Empirical Formula

    6. Determining the Empirical Formula

    7. Empirical Formula

    8. Empirical Formula and Mass Percentage Composition

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