Chapter 3: Molecules, Compounds, and Chemical Equations

3.1 Hydrogen, Oxygen, and Water

3.2 Chemical Bonds

     Ionic Bonds

    Covalent Bonds

3.3 Representing Compounds: Chemical Formulas and Molecular Models

    Types of Chemical Formulas

    Molecular Models

3.4 An Atomic-Level View of Elements and Compounds

3.5 Ionic Compounds: Formulas and Names

    Writing Formulas for Ionic Compounds

    Naming Ionic Compounds

    Naming Binary Ionic Compounds Containing a Metal That Forms Only One Type of Cation

    Naming Binary Ionic Compounds Containing a Metal That Forms More Than One Kind of Cation

    Naming Ionic Compounds Containing Polyatomic Ions

    Hydrated Ionic Compounds

3.6 Molecular Compounds: Formulas and Names

    Naming Molecular Compounds

    Naming Acids

    Naming Binary Acids

    Naming Oxyacids

    Chemistry in the Environment: Acid Rain

3.7 Summary of Inorganic Nomenclature

3.8 Formula Mass and the Mole Concept for Compounds

    Molar Mass of a Compound

    Using Molar Mass to Count Molecules by Weighing

3.9 Composition of Compounds

    Mass Percent Composition as a Conversion Factor

    Conversion Factors from Chemical Formulas

    Chemistry and Medicine Methylmercury in Fish

3.10 Determining a Chemical Formula from Experimental Data

    Determining Molecular Formulas for Compounds

    Combustion Analysis

3.11 Writing and Balancing Chemical Equations

3.12 Organic Compounds


    Functionalized Hydrocarbons

CHAPTER IN REVIEW: Self-Assessment Quiz

   Key Terms

    Key Concepts

    Key Equations and Relationships

    Key Learning Outcomes

    EXERCISES: Review Questions

    Problems by Topic

    Cumulative Problems

    Challenge Problems

    Conceptual Problems

    Questions for Group Work

    Data Interpretation and Analysis

    Answers to Conceptual Connections