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Chem 103, Atomic Identity

Chem 103, Atomic Identity

Author: Jesse Olson

Discover how to tell the elemental identity of an atom. Learn what isotopes and ions are and how to work simple problems involving these terms.

This packet includes a video discussing the learning objectives mentioned above. There are sample problems for students to solve for a knowledge check.

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Which element is it? Is it an ion, an isotope, or what?

Discusses the identity factor of elements. Also covered is what makes an atom become an ion or an isotope.

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Isotope and Ion Example Problems

A few example problems to reinforce the concepts of isotopes and ions.

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