ChemPath To Writing Chemical Names and Formulas
This tutorial provides background information and rules on Chemical Nomenclature using the Stock system. The student will go through an interactive tutorial to name ionic or covalent compounds. Multimedia of how to name and write chemicals will also be accessed through this interactive activity. Students will also be presented a scenario in which they will need to look up MSDS of common chemicals. Finally, to practice writing chemical names and formulas, a crossword puzzle can be completed.
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The ChemEd DL Summit Resource Course (http://moodle.chemeddl.org/course/view.php?id=78) houses all of the submissions from two-year and four-year college faculty members who have designed resources using the Chem Ed DL (Chemical Educational Digital Library at http://www.chemeddl.org) for use in organic chemistry and general chemistry classrooms and laboratories.This resource is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grants No. NSF-DUE 1044239 and NSF-DUE 0937796. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.