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Unformatted text preview: Concepts to master for Midterm 1: • Chapter 5: • Chapter 21 • Chapter 24 • Chapter 25 General Concepts: • Simple nomenclature of ionic materials (salts) • General differences between metallic and nonmetallic elements • Periodic trends among the nonmetals in Group 13-1 • Assignment of oxidation state in nonmetals and metals • Nomenclature of coordination compounds • Identity and names of common ligands and their charges • How to figure out the number of d-electrons in a metal of known oxidation state and vice versa • Give electronic configurations of the elements and their ions given the periodic table • How to calculate cell potentials (both at standard conditions and non-standard conditions) • How to balance a redox Rxs. in either acid or basic aqueous solutions • Calculate the relationship between cell potential, spontaneity, reaction quotient and...
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2008 for the course CHEM 2C taught by Professor Endrle during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.
- Fall '08