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Chapter 12:4-7

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Solid States and Phases of Matter

Chapter 12: 4-7 Homework

Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment: Read Kotz and Triechel, Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity Chapter 12: Sections 4-7.

Study Notes

Key Formula

There are no new formulae for these sections.

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: Lattices and Phase Changes

Study Activity

Videos for Chapter 12: The Solid State

Review the Videos at Thinkwell Video Lessons.

  • Under "Chemistry of Metals"
    • An Introduction to Metals
      • Band Theory of Conductivity
      • Intrinsic Semiconductors
      • Doped Semiconductors

Work through the animations on Band Gap at the PVCDROM site to see how the band gap explanation accounts for movement of electrons in conductors.

Chat Preparation Activities

Chapter Quiz

(Aligns to) AP #9 GUIDED INQUIRY — Measuring the dependence of reaction rates on temperature, surface area, concentration, and catalysts -- Phase III

Write your formal report on this experiment. Be sure to include any graphs of data and error analysis that you performed.