Course curriculum

  • 2
    3b. Thermochemistry
    • Thermochemistry Summary
    • 1. Enthalpy, Endothermic, Exothermic, Activation Energy
    • 2. Combustion Reactions
    • 3. Thermochemical Equations, Calculating Enthalpy Change
    • 4. Molar Heat of Combustion
    • 5. Hess's Law, Thermochemical Calculations
    • 6. Specific Heat Capacity
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA Exam M/C Question 15 - 2010 (2) (4:25)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
  • 3
    3c. Gases
    • Gases Summary
    • 1. Properties of Gases
    • 2. Kinetic Theory of Gases
    • 3. Units of Measurement - Pressure
    • 4. Units of Measurement
    • 5. Units of Measurement - Volume
    • 6. Partial Pressures (Dalton's Law)
    • 7. Pressure: Volume Relationship (Boyle's Law)
    • 8. Volume: Temperature Relationship (Charles' Law)
    • 9. Combined Gas Law
    • 10. Ideal Gas Equation (pV=nRT)
    • 11. Molar Volume (STP_SLC)
    • 12. Gas Stoichiometry
    • 13. Gas Stoichiometry - Excess Reactants : Calculation
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
  • 4
    3d. Redox Reactions and Galvanic Cells
    • Redox Reactions and Galvanic Cells Summary
    • 1. Oxidation, Reducation, Half Equations, Overall Equations
    • 2. Oxidation Numbers
    • 3. Balancing Half Equations, Writing Full Redox Reactions
    • 4. Redox Terms, Reductant, Oxidation, Oxidant, Reduction
    • 5. Galvanic (Electrochemical) Cells
    • 6. Reactivity of Metals
    • 7. Electrochemical Series
    • 8. Eo Values - Predicting Spontaneous Reactions
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA 2011(2) Q4 (6:01)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
  • 5
    3e. Batteries and Fuel Cells
  • 6
    3f. Reaction Rates
    • Reaction Rates Summary
    • 1. Collision Theory
    • 2. Calculating Reaction Rates
    • 3. Energy Profile Diagrams, Activation Energy, Transition States
    • 4. Factors Affecting Reaction Rates: Concentration, Temperature, Pressure
    • 5. Factors Affecting Reaction Rates: Catalysts
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA Exam 2014 Q1 (4:34)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
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    3g. Equilibrium
    • Equilibrium Summary
    • 1. Reversible Reactions, Open and Closed Systems, Dynamic Equilibrium
    • 2. Concentration Fractions, Equilibrium Constant
    • 3. Equilibrium Constant Calculations
    • 4. Calculating Equilibrium Quantities using ICE box Method
    • 5. Le Chatelier's Principle
    • 6. Concentration Change - Effect on Equilibrium
    • 7. Changing Pressure - Effect on Equilibrium
    • 8. Dilution - Effect on Equilibrium
    • 9. Temperature Change - Effect on Dilution
    • 10. Addition of Catalysts - Effect on Equilibrium
    • 11. Mole Rations in Concentration Time Graphs
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA Exam 2015 Q7 (7:28)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
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    3h. Electrolysis
    • Electrolysis Summary
    • 1. Eo Values, Non-Spontaneous Redox Reactions, Electrolytic Cells
    • 2. Predicting Electrolytic Reactions - Molten Solutions
    • 3. Predicting Electrolytic Reactions - Aqueous Solutions
    • 4. Factors Affecting Electrolysis, Detecting Products of Electrolysis
    • 5. Examples of Electrolysis eg. Downs Cell, Electroplating
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA 2014 Q9 (6:44)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
  • 9
    3i. Faraday's Laws
    • Faraday's Laws Summary
    • 1. Faraday's 1st Law, Faraday's Constant
    • 2. Faraday's 2nd Law
    • 3. Calculating Mass of Deposited Metal
    • 4. Calculating Mass of Metal Deposited, Volume of Gas Produced
    • 5. Calculating Time Needed to Produce Volume of Gas
    • 6. Calculating Charge on a Metal Ion
    • 7. Calculating Electroplating Quantities (Using Density)
    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions
    • VCAA 2012 (2) Q9 (4 mins)
    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions
    • Worksheet 1: Answers
  • 10
    Revision Webinars
    • Revision Webinar: 1. Fuels & Thermochemistry
    • Revision Webinar 2. Gases
    • Revision Webinar 3: Electrochemistry, Batteries & Fuel Cells
    • Revision Webinar 4: Reaction Rates
    • Revision Webinar 5: Equilibrium
    • Revision Webinar 6. Electrochemistry & Batteries