• Chemistry
  • Year 11

Redox Reactions

approx. 10 hrs

7 topics

32 concepts

Master redox chemistry and different types of electrochemical cells, and integral component of Senior Chemistry

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The Redox Reactions program is aligned to Topic 6 of the SACE syllabus and explores oxidation and reduction definitions, oxidation states, the activity series of metals and electrochemical cells.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 7 topics, broken down into 32 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Resource: Table of Standard Reduction Potentials (SACE) 1 concept

    1. Resource: Table of Standard Reduction Potentials (SACE)

  • Basic Redox 9 concepts

    1. Rules to Determine Oxidation States

    2. Oxidation States

    3. Half Equations

    4. Determining Half Equations from the Balanced Chemical Equation

    5. Redox Reactions

    6. Terminology in Redox Reactions

    7. Adding Half Equations

    8. Using Oxidation States to determine Oxidising and Reducing Agents

    9. Oxidation and Reduction

  • Complex Half Equations 1 concept

    1. Constructing Complex Half Equations

  • Reactions of Metals 10 concepts

    1. When Metals were Discovered

    2. Metal + Oxygen

    3. Using Practical Data to Rank Metals

    4. Metal + Water

    5. Metal + Acid

    6. Displacement Reactions

    7. Reactions of Metals

    8. Relating Trends in the Periodic Table to Metal Activity

    9. The Reactivity of Metals

    10. The Activity Series

  • Electrochemical Cells Intro 3 concepts

    1. Active vs. Inactive Electrodes

    2. Electrochemical Cells

    3. An Ox & Red Cat

  • Galvanic Cells VIC 7 concepts

    1. Table of Standard Reduction Potentials (VCE)

    2. Calculating Cell Potential of Galvanic Cells

    3. Standard Hydrogen Electrode

    4. Predicting Spontaneous Reactions from Reduction Potentials

    5. Components of a Galvanic Cell

    6. Cell Notation

    7. Basis of a Galvanic Cell

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