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CP08 – Naming Mania!



  • Monday, September 11th
  • Long Block (after lunch)


  • Yahoo! Our first quiz!
  • Q provides element name
  • Student writes symbol and valence or valences
  • Provided with PT only
  • Quick – 5 minutes only

Homework – Ch. 6 (on the board)

  • #6 – writing names from formulas
  • #8 – writing combinations of formulas
  • what are the challenges?
  • what materials do I need to write names from formulas?

New Idea – Nomenclature of Covalent Compounds

  • do not contain ions or metals
  • completely different system
  • based upon greek prefixes (see above)
  • examples
  • practice

New Idea – Nomenclature of Acids

  • acids start with “H”
  • two types
  • see naming “tree” for details
  • need to know polyatomic ions to complete
  • examples
  • practice


  • study for the naming quiz
  • will ask only about ionic substances
  • only provided with PT
  • will be asked about PA ions


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