Ch1[1] - 3. Draw correct Lewis structures for a given...

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CHEM 2341 Chapter 1 Objectives This is a long list…but it is all review material from General Chemistry. We won’t spend very long reviewing the basics and it is essential that you have a good grasp of these concepts before we begin looking at organic molecules in depth. 1. Understand the correct electronic structure for all elements in the first 2 rows of the periodic table and identify valence electrons. 2. Distinguish between ionic, covalent, and polar covalent bonds.
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Unformatted text preview: 3. Draw correct Lewis structures for a given molecular formula. 4. Calculate formal charges on atoms in a molecule. 5. Draw resonance structures and use arrows correctly. 6. Distinguish bonding and antibonding molecular orbitals. 7. Identify the hybridization of atoms involved in bonding and the type of bonds formed. 8. Determine the shapes of simple molecules. 9. Draw dash, condensed, and bond-line formulas for a given compound....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CHEM 2341 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Texas State.

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