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Chemistry Fundamentals: Atomic Theory 5


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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 28:48
  • Media: Video/mp4
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unrestricted
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 300 MB
  • Posted: 10/16/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

Chemistry Fundamentals: Full Course (43 lessons, $109.89)
Chemistry Fundamentals: Atomic Theory (6 lessons, $19.80)

A more in depth relationship between electron configuration and position on the periodic table introduces this lesson. Changes in metallic character, ionization energy, size of atoms, and electron affinity is related to position on the table.

In addition to the full video lesson, you will also get access to a lesson specific note guide that can be viewed and downloaded once this lesson is purchased. This lesson is part of a full course, Fundamentals of Chemistry that is available through the series listed above or in DVD format from the Chemistry Professor’s website at The full course addresses teaches those topics commonly found in high school chemistry classes and includes several sections often covered in more extensive courses. The essential topics addressed include: measurements, calculations, matter, energy, elements, compounds, nomenclature, equations, types of reactions, the mole, stoichiometry, atomic theory, the periodic table, bonding theory, gases, liquids, solids, solutions, acids, bases, equilibrium, pH and Buffers, radioactivity, and oxidation-reduction. These topics are all addressed at the beginning level of chemistry with a view to preparing students who may need to take college chemistry at a later date. The program is designed for high school students currently enrolled in chemistry who may need further assistance with their high school chemistry course. It is also ideal for home schooled students or as an aid for teachers who may wish to refresh or alter their approach to the subject.

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About this Author

Sandra Etheridge
Sandra Etheridge
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Sandra Y. Etheridge, Ph.D., is a Professor Emerita. She received her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership with emphasis in curriculum development in Chemistry from Florida State University in 1982, MAT in Teaching Chemistry from Duke University in 1963, and a BS in Chemistry at Limestone College in 1962. In addition to her education, she studied Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and InfraRed Spectroscopy at the University of West Florida.

Professional Experience:

1983-2009 Developed distance education video, etc. courses in chemistry.
1993-2003 Chair Division of Natural Sciences, Gulf Coast State College
1984-2003 Professor of Chemistry, Gulf Coast State College
1967-1983 Assistant Professor of...


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