Oxidation States of Transition Metals


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What occurs in an oxidation?

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

2. Which is true about a strong oxidizing agent?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Oxidation states affect how electrons interact between different types of atoms. With these assessment tools, you will be tested on what happens during oxidation as well as facts about transition metals.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz asks you to:

  • Point out a fact about a strong oxidizing agent
  • Explain how you would show that iron has an oxidation state of +2
  • Interpret a half equation

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about strong oxidizing agents and transition metals
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you pull the most important information about what happens in an oxidation from the related lesson
  • Knowledge application - utilize your knowledge to answer a question about the oxidation state of iron

Additional Learning

The lesson titled Oxidation States of Transition Metals will provide you with more insight into this scientific concept. You will learn about:

  • Colored transition metal solutions
  • Where transition metals are found on the periodic table
  • The difference between oxidation and reduction