Ch 7: Silicon & Silicon-Based Compounds

About This Chapter

This chapter is filled with engaging lessons and short quizzes you can access any time to improve your knowledge of silicon and silicon-based compounds. Whether you're preparing for a test, looking for tutoring assistance or need help with a project, our study resources can help.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering silicon and silicon-based compounds material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about silicon and silicon-based compounds. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
  • Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
  • Students who have fallen behind in memorizing details about allotropes of silicon, linear and branched silanes and other related topics
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

How It Works:

  • Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
  • Refer to the lesson to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the Silicon & Silicon-Based Compounds chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Silicon & Silicon-Based Compounds chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
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  • Study With Flexibility: View lessons on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about silicon and silicon-based compounds for a standard science course. Topics covered include:

  • Definition and appearance of allotropes of silicon
  • Structure and properties of silane, disilane, trisilane and tetrasilane
  • Differences between linear and branched silanes
  • Production, applications and hazards of silane

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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