Unit 5

Unit 5 is taught through 3 sections

  • Equilirbia, Energetics and elements
  • Energy
  • Transition elements

Equilirbia, Energetics and elements

  • Rates of reactions
    • Orders
    • Half lives
    • Initial rates
    • Rate determining steps
  • Equilibrium
    • kc – the equilibrium constant
    • kc and the rate equation
  • Acids and pH
  • Conjugate acid – base pairs
  • kw Water dissociation constant
  • Buffer solutions
  • Neutralisation – titration curves
  • Neutralisation – Enthalpy changes

Energy

  • Lattice enthalpy
  • Enthalpy change of solution
  • Entropy
  • Gibbs free energy
  • Advanced redox
  • Cells and half cells
  • Cell potentials
  • Feasibility of reactions

Transition elements

  • Transition metals
  • Catalysis
  • Ligands
  • Transition metal complexes
  • Shapes of complexes
  • Ligand substitution
  • Redox titrations