Checklist 12

Checklist 12

Things to do by the end of Week 12 of Chemistry 1A.

Read Chapters 8 and 9 of Chemistry, The Molecular Science by Moore, Stanitski, and Jurs. 

Study the following objectives in the Chemistry 1A booklet. 

  Objectives 1-53 in Chapters 8/9

Write out sample short answers for objectives 3, 6, 14, 16, 17, 20, 23, 26, 28, 31, 32, 33, 41, 47 for Chapters 8/9.

Make study sheets for

  Explanation of bonding patterns (page 182)

  Predicting hybridization, describing how bonds form, predicting electron group geometry, sketching molecules, and predicting molecular geometry (pages 183-185)

  Drawing Lewis structures (pages 188-192)

The following web tools might be useful.

Molecular Orbitals

Hybrid Atomic Orbitals


Linear Electron Group Geometry 

Triangular Planar Electron Group Geometry

Tetrahedral Electron Group Geometry 

Trigonal Bipyramid Electron Group Geometry 

Octahedral Electron Group Geometry 

Prepare for the next quiz. The possible quiz questions are at the following web address. 


Ask questions if you need answers.