Properties of ionic compounds

This lesson will describe the properties of ionic compounds and how they can be explained by how ionic compounds form.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.When does a metal atom stop reacting?

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Q2.Which of these is the correct ionic formula for Potassium Sulfide? (Hint: Potassium forms a +1 ion and Sulfur forms a -2 ion)

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Q3.Which of the following is the best definition of an "ionic lattice"?

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Q4.What happens when Calcium (Ca) reacts with Iodine (I)?

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Q5.What happens when Lithium (Li) reacts with Sulfur (S)?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.When does a metal atom stop reacting?

1/5

Q2.Which of these is the correct ionic formula for Potassium Sulfide? (Hint: Potassium forms a +1 ion and Sulfur forms a -2 ion)

2/5

Q3.Which of the following is the best definition of an "ionic lattice"?

3/5

Q4.What happens when Calcium (Ca) reacts with Iodine (I)?

4/5

Q5.What happens when Lithium (Li) reacts with Sulfur (S)?

5/5

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Quiz:

Properties of ionic compounds

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and previous lessons

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Q1.What does molten mean?

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Q2.Select the properties of ionic compounds from the list below. You can tick more than one.

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Q3.Why do ionic compounds not conduct electricity as solids?

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Q4.Why was wax not an ionic compound?

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Q5.Why do ionic substances conduct electricity when molten or in solution?

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Quiz:

Properties of ionic compounds

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and previous lessons

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does molten mean?

1/5

Q2.Select the properties of ionic compounds from the list below. You can tick more than one.

Select two (2) boxes

2/5

Q3.Why do ionic compounds not conduct electricity as solids?

3/5

Q4.Why was wax not an ionic compound?

4/5

Q5.Why do ionic substances conduct electricity when molten or in solution?

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Lesson summary: Properties of ionic compounds

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