Atomic Structure & Transition Elements Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is true about transition metals?

Question 2 2. What occurs in an oxidation?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is true about this half equation?

Question 4 4. The copper ions, the copper colored spheres, in the following structure are surrounded by water molecules. These ions are called _____.

Question 5 5. What are positive ions called?

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Question 6 6. What makes water a polar solvent?

Question 7 7. What is most likely the coordination number for a transition metal ion attached to six ligands?

Question 8 8. What is a coordination compound?

Question 9 9. What does the coordination number tell you?

Question 10 10. A technique that uses the color of a flame to indicate if certain metals are dissolved in liquids is called a(n) _____.

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Question 11 11. The excited state within atoms is important to which chemical process?

Question 12 12. Electrons can be found in specific locations known as _____.

Question 13 13. Which of the following states that electrons occupy the lowest energy levels first.?

Question 14 14. Which principle states that no two electrons can have the same spin in one orbital?

Question 15 15. The ground state electron configuration is the arrangement of electrons around the nucleus of an atom with _____ energy levels.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a unique property of transition metals?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a way that transition metals are important to humans?

Question 18 18. What statement is true about transition metals?

Question 19 19. Which of the rules discussed in this lesson relates to the spin of electron in an orbital?

Question 20 20. What is the Hund's Rule?

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Question 21 21. What is the term for the series of numbers that describes the electrons location in an atom?

Question 22 22. Oxalate is a _____ ligand.

Question 23 23. Acetylacetone is abbreviated as _____.

Question 24 24. EDTA is a _____ ligand.

Question 25 25. Which is the symbol for the element that contains six electrons in each of its neutral atoms?

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Question 26 26. What is the correct electron configuration for an atom of sodium (Na)?

Question 27 27. What should the electron configuration for neon (Ne) end with? Is it going to be a stable atom or a reactive atom?

Question 28 28. Which is true about a strong oxidizing agent?

Question 29 29. What happens to the hydration shells that surround an ion as the distance from the ion increases?

Question 30 30. What is unique about the bonds in coordinated compounds?

Atomic Structure & Transition Elements Chapter Exam Instructions

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