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Ch 17: Glencoe Chemistry - Matter And Change Chapter 17: Chemical Equilibrium

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The Chemical Equilibrium chapter of this Glencoe Chemistry - Matter and Change companion course helps students learn the essential chemistry lessons of equilibrium constants and quotients. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Chemical Equilibrium textbook chapter.

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in Glencoe Chemistry's Chemical Equilibrium chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the chemical equilibrium topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, re-watch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Dynamic equilibrium
  • Le Chatelier's principle
  • Equilibrium constants and quotients
  • Solubility equilibrium
  • The common ion effect

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5 Lessons in Chapter 17: Glencoe Chemistry - Matter And Change Chapter 17: Chemical Equilibrium
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Equilibrium: Chemical and Dynamic

1. Equilibrium: Chemical and Dynamic

Learn the definition of chemical equilibrium and how it is dynamic. Discover what the equilibrium constant is and how it shows whether the reaction favors the reactants or products. Learn how chemists designate equilibrium in an equation and how they show the difference in reaction rate.

LeChatelier's Principle: Disruption and Re-Establishment of Equilibrium

2. LeChatelier's Principle: Disruption and Re-Establishment of Equilibrium

Learn how Le Chatelier's Principle describes the disruption and re-establishment of equilibrium. Learn to explain the factors that disrupt equilibrium, such as concentration, temperature, and pressure. Learn how each of these factors affects a system in equilibrium.

Equilibrium Constant (K) and Reaction Quotient (Q)

3. Equilibrium Constant (K) and Reaction Quotient (Q)

In this lesson, we will first define and explain the notion of a chemical equilibrium. Then, you'll learn about the equilibrium constant and reaction quotient. Finally, we'll round off the lesson with a couple of examples to solidify what you've learned!

Solubility Equilibrium: Using a Solubility Constant (Ksp) in Calculations

4. Solubility Equilibrium: Using a Solubility Constant (Ksp) in Calculations

Learn the definition of solubility and solubility constant (Ksp) in this lesson. Interpret solubility constants and make calculations involving the dissociation of a slightly soluble compound given molar solubility.

The Common Ion Effect and Selective Precipitation

5. The Common Ion Effect and Selective Precipitation

Learn what the common ion effect is, how to make equilibrium calculations involving it, and how to find the concentrations of ions when adding reactions in equilibrium to solutions that already contain ions.

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