Measure of the tendency of an atom to attract bonding pair of electrons.
Ion that has a positive charge.
Chemical bond formed between two ions with opposite charge.
Ion that has a negative charge.
Electrical attraction between nuclei and valence electrons that binds atoms together.
Bond formed when atoms share one or more pairs of electrons.
Non Polar Bond
Type of chemical bond where two atoms share a pair of electrons with each other.
Uneven distribution of charge.
Type of chemical bond where a pair of electrons is unequally shared between two atoms.
Neutral group of atoms that are held together by covalent bonds.
Chemical compound whose simplest units are molecules.
Combination of chemical symbol and numbers to represent a substance.
Chemical formula that shows number and kind of atom in a molecule but not its arrangement.
Energy required to break a chemical bond and form neutral isolated bonds.
Electron Dot Notation
Electron configuration in which only the valence electrons of an atom of a particular element are shown, indicated by dots.
Structure formula in which electrons are represented by dots.
Formula that indicates the number/location of chemical bonds.
Covalent bond in which two atoms share one pair of electrons.
Bond in which the atoms share more than a pair of electrons such as a double or triple bond.
Compound composed of ions bound together by electrostatic attraction.
Simplest collection of atoms from which an ionic compound formula can be written.
An ion made of two or more atoms.
Forces of attraction between a metal ion and valence electrons that are constantly moving around them.
The ability of a substance to be hammered or beaten into a sheet.
Ability of a substance to be hammered into a wire.
Theory that predicts some molecular shapes based on the idea that pairs of valence electrons surrounding an atom repel each other.
The study of chemistry involving living systems, particularly involving carbon.
Composed of carbon and hydrogen, simplest organic compounds.
Hydrocarbon that contains one or more double bonds.
Hydrocarbon that has a straight or branched carbon chain that contains single bonds.
Hydrocarbon that contains one or more triple bonds.
Functional group that derives from alkanes having one less hydrogen.
A compound composed only of carbon and hydrogen that forms a ring.
Ion formed from a single atom.
A compound composed of two or more atoms.
Naming binary, ionic compounds with transition metals and polyatomic atoms.
Number assigned to an element in chemical combination.
The condition of an atom represented by the number of electrons needed to reach its elemental form.
Chemical formula that gives the simplest whole number ratio of atoms in a compound.
Covalently bonded compound that contains carbon, excluding carbonates and oxides.
Compounds that have the same molecular formula but different structures.
Formula that indicates the numbers and types of atoms present in a molecule and also shows the bonding arrangements of atoms.
Isomers in which the atoms are bonded together in different orders.
A compound that exists in two or more geometrically different configurations.
Organic compound formed only by carbon and hydrogen linked by single bonds.
Hydrocarbon that has available valence bonds with carbon.
Hydrocarbon that contains 6 carbon rings, with 3 double bonds.