- Lesson 20.1: How can you use valence electrons to predict which ionic compounds ...
- Lesson 20.2: How does the rule of zero charge help you predict the formula of an...
- Lesson 20.3: Lithium nitride has the formula Li3N. a. What is the charge on the ...
- Lesson 20.4: Aluminum arsenide has the formula AlAs. a. What is the charge on th...
- Lesson 20.5: For each of these compounds, show that the charges on the ions add ...
- Lesson 20.6: What are the total numbers of valence electrons in all the atoms in...
- Lesson 20.7: Explain why the following compounds do not form. a. NaCl2 b. CaCl c...
Solutions for Chapter Lesson 20: Ionic Compounds
Full solutions for Living by Chemistry | 2nd Edition
A summary of the results of many possible displacement reactions. (4.4)
An ion with a net negative charge. (2.5)
Refers to the arrangement of atoms about a stereocenter
The 3D spatial orientation of the groups connected to a chirality center (R or S ) or of the groups in a stereoisiomeric alkene (E or Z).
Solids in which the units that make up the three-dimensional network are joined by covalent bonds. (Section 12.1)
Loss of CO2 from a carboxyl group.
dipole moment (m)
The amount of partial charge (d ) on either end of a dipole multiplied by the distance of separation (d): m=d × d
Light and other forms of radiant energy.
A compound containing a nitrogen atom directly connected to a carboncarbon p bond.
The polarization of the electron density of a covalent bond caused by the electronegativity of a nearby atom.
A nonpolar molecule derived from glycerol and fatty acids that is used by organisms for long-term energy storage. (Section 24.9)
A type of carbocation rearrangement in which a methyl group migrates.
A diagram that shows the energies of molecular orbitals relative to the atomic orbitals from which they are derived; also called an energy-level diagram. (Section 9.7)
nematic liquid crystalline phase
A liquid crystal in which the molecules are aligned in the same general direction, along their long axes, but in which the ends of the molecules are not aligned. (Section 11.7)
nuclear disintegration series
A series of nuclear reactions that begins with an unstable nucleus and terminates with a stable one; also called a radioactive series. (Section 21.2)
The arrangement of elements in order of increasing atomic number, with elements having similar properties placed in vertical columns. (Section 2.5)
The removal of an electron from an atom or molecule by absorption of light. (Section 18.2)
Primary (1°) amine
An amine in which nitrogen is bonded to one carbon and two hydrogens
Constitutional isomers in equilibrium with each other that differ in the location of a hydrogen atom and a double bond relative to a heteroatom, most commonly O, N, or S.
The more substituted product (alkene) of an elimination reaction.