LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Compare (qualitatively) the relative strengths of ionic, covalent, and metallic bonds.
  • Infer the type of bond and chemical formula formed between atoms.
  • Compare inter- and intra- particle forces.
  • Interpret the name and formula of compounds using IUPAC convention.
  • Compare the properties of ionic, covalent, metallic, and network compounds.

NOTES

VOCABULARY


VIDEO

Naming Ionic Compounds

Naming Ionic Compounds with Transition Metals (Roman Numerals)

Naming Covalent (Molecular) Compounds

Lewis Dot Structures

Exceptions to the Octet Rule

Crash Course: Polar vs. NonPolar

VSEPR Theory Intro

VSEPR Theory Practice Problems

VSEPR Theory Common Mistakes

Intermolecular Forces


SIMULATIONS

Gizmo: Ionic Bonding

PhET: Molecule Shapes

PhET: Molecule Shapes Basics

PhET: Molecule Polarity


WEBSITES

Intermolecular Forces