Unit E - Nomenclature: Ionic & Molecular, Electrolytes, and Acids

  • metals, nonmetals
  • ionic compound, ionic bonding
  • molecular (aka covalent) compound, covalent bonding
  • metallic bonding
    • the sea of electrons model
    • metallic properties
      • loose electrons
        • easily excitable = colored flames
      • conducts electricity
      • good heat conductor
      • shiny
      • ductile, malleable
  • binary ionic compound
  • using the periodic table to predict ionic charges
  • polyatomic ions, −ates, −ites, and some −ides
  • Roman numbers for some metal's oxidation state (charge)
  • binary molecular compound
    • mono
    • di
    • tri
    • tetra
    • penta
    • hexa
    • (hepta, you are not likely to need this one)
    • octo
    • (nono, you are not likely to need this one either)
    • deca
  • electrolytes
  • concentrated vs dilute
  • acids
  • naming acids
    • −ate = −ic
    • −ite = −ous
  • strong vs weak
    • dissociated vs undissociated