By the end of this unit students will be able to:
- 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.