Nomenclature. Stop worrying about it!

Nomenclature. Stop worrying about it!

Is nomenclature important? Sure, as the ‘language’ of chemistry we really cannot do without it, and it’s also true that you’d better not mix up your sodium chloride with your sodium chlorate, but the truth is that it’s probably at lot...
Bonding answers AGAIN! Grrr…

Bonding answers AGAIN! Grrr…

I’ve just finished grading a test on bonding done by my AP students, and as usual, there are several issues relating to the phraseology and wording of their answers that need to be corrected. I’ve addressed these problems previously here (and you should...