Chapter 8

This chapter will continue our investigation of bonding with an overview of covalent bonding. This occurs when electrons are shared between two nuclei.

CMC Chapter 08 Edited.ppt

http://chemsite.lsrhs.net/bonding/flashLewis.html

  • This link has a good tutorial for practicing with Lewis structures. Cheating and jumping straight to the answer WILL DO YOU NO GOOD!!! Use it to complete the Lewis structures practice if you are struggling and I am not available.

http://www.mhhe.com/physsci/chemistry/animations/chang_7e_esp/bom3s2_7.swf

  • Click on the link above to be taken to a tutorial which will help you understand VSEPR theory. Use the explanations contained within (you will need sound, preferably headphones) as you work on completing your worksheet.

Khan Academy on dot structures, hybridization, and VSEPR Theory