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Learning Objectives BILD1 – Halpain Lecture 2. Review of Chemical Principles (continued) & Water 1. Use valence diagrams to predict and diagram the chemical bonding between atoms (e.g., covalent bonds, ionic bonds) 2. Understand how orbital shape contributes to molecular shape 3. With the use of a diagram or diagrams, explain why water molecules are: polar and capable of hydrogen bonding with 4 neighboring water molecules. 4. Explain 4 properties of water that are critical to supporting life on earth and how these relate to hydrogen bonding 5. Understand the concept of ‘specific heat’ and be able to work calculations using it. 6. Distinguish between hydrophobic and hydrophilic substances.
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Unformatted text preview: 7. Name the products of the dissociation of water and give their concentration in pure water. 8. Define acid, base, and pH. Be able to determine pH from either hydrogen ion or hydroxide ion concentration, and vice versa. 9. Explain how acids and bases may directly or indirectly alter the hydrogen ion concentration of a solution. 10. Using the bicarbonate buffer system as an example, explain how buffers work. Word List acid base buffer chemical bond covalent bond electronegativity hydrogen bond ion ionic bond isotope orbital periodic table of the elements pH polar covalent bond salt valence van der Waals interactions...
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This note was uploaded on 10/11/2009 for the course BILD 1 taught by Professor Kiger during the Spring '09 term at CSU Northridge.

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