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Ch 8: MTLE Chemistry: Liquids & Solids

About This Chapter

Look no further for a simple-to-follow and effective review of the topics related to liquids and solids that you'll want to know going into the MTLE Chemistry exam. These video lessons let you go at your own pace through all of the subject-relevant material.

MTLE Chemistry: Liquids & Solids - Chapter Summary

This chapter is the perfect thing for those looking to buff up on their understanding of key topics associated with liquids and solids in chemistry to prepare for related MTLE Chemistry test items. Studiers can expect to exit this chapter with improved knowledge of:

  • The kinetic molecular theory
  • Phase diagrams
  • Phase change
  • Heat of vaporization and heat of fusion
  • Phase diagrams of water
  • Different phase changes

Additional study help can be received by taking the practice quizzes, which will let you verify your comprehension of the material while familiarizing yourself with the types of questions that will be on the exam. If you're more of an offline studier, you can also print these quizzes as worksheets to review later.

6 Lessons in Chapter 8: MTLE Chemistry: Liquids & Solids
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
The Kinetic Molecular Theory: Properties of Solids and Liquids

1. The Kinetic Molecular Theory: Properties of Solids and Liquids

This lesson explores the kinetic molecular theory and how it pertains to the properties of solids and liquids. You'll learn the properties of solids and liquids, discover the types of intermolecular attractions that occur between them and gain an understanding how phase changes happen.

Phase Diagrams: Critical Point, Triple Point and Phase Equilibrium Boundaries

2. Phase Diagrams: Critical Point, Triple Point and Phase Equilibrium Boundaries

Learn what a phase diagram is and how to interpret phase diagrams. Discover how to use a phase diagram to locate the phase equilibrium boundaries. Also, learn what a triple point and critical point are and how to locate them on a phase diagram.

Phase Change: Evaporation, Condensation, Freezing, Melting, Sublimation & Deposition

3. Phase Change: Evaporation, Condensation, Freezing, Melting, Sublimation & Deposition

Substances on Earth can exist in one of four phases, but mostly, they exist in one of three: solid, liquid or gas. Learn the six changes of phase: freezing, melting, condensation, vaporization, sublimation and deposition.

Heat of Fusion & Heat of Vaporization: Definitions & Equations

4. Heat of Fusion & Heat of Vaporization: Definitions & Equations

When a substance changes states, like from a solid to a liquid, a lot is happening. This lesson will examine the heat of fusion and the heat of vaporization. It will also explain both formulas.

Phase Diagram of Water vs Other Substances: Differences & Meaning

5. Phase Diagram of Water vs Other Substances: Differences & Meaning

Phase diagrams give scientists specific information about how phase changes occur at different pressures and temperatures. This lesson examines phase diagrams, focusing on water and how it's a little different from most other substances.

Phase Changes and Heating Curves

6. Phase Changes and Heating Curves

Learn the phases - gas, liquid, solid and plasma. Learn what a phase diagram is and what terms describe the movement between phases: melting, sublimating, freezing, vaporization, condensation, and deposition. Discover why heating curves have plateaus, what a phase transition is, and what happens during this transition.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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