# "AP Chemistry - Electronic Structure of Atoms and Quantum Theory Review"

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Wavelength

Distance between two points on a wave. The unit of measurement is METERS (but can be measured in cm and nm)

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Frequency

Number of complete waves that pass a point each second. The unit of measurement is Hz (1/s)/

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Speed of light = wavelength x frequency

c = Ī»v

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Inverse

Frequency and wavelength are what proportion?

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Long wavelength

Low energy and frequency gives what type of wavelength?

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Short Wavelegth

High energy and frequency gives what type of wavelength?

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Speed of light constant

3.00 x 10^8 m/s

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Wavelength and frequency

Each type of energy has a different what?

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Energy = Planck's constant x frequency

E = hv

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Planck's constant

6.626 x 10^-34 J/s

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Photoelectric effect

When light shines on a metal surface causes the electrons to be ejected from the metal.

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Photons

Einstein said that light travels in energy packets or what?

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Planck's theory

Energy absorbed/released from atoms in certain minimum amounts (quanta). This is assumed.

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Electromagnetic Spectrum

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Continuous Spectrum

Spectrums from light containing all wavelengths.

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Line Spectrum

A spectrum containing radiation of only specific wavelengths.

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Ground state

The lowest energy state of an atom (n=1)

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Excited state

When the electron is in a higher energy level.

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Orbitals

The allowed wave functions of the hydrogen atom.

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Electron configuration

A simple way of writing down the locations of all of the electrons in an atom. It describes the distance, energy, and size of orbitals.

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Principal quantum number (n)

Represents the distance from the nucleus. Energy levels. (1-7)

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Angular quantum number (l)

Represents the shape of the orbital. Sublevels. (0=s, 1=p, 2=d, 3=f).

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Magnetic quantum number (ml)

Represents the orientation in space. Axis orientation. (-3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3)

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Spin quantum number (Ms)

Represents the electron spin. Arrow direction. (+1/2 or -1/2).

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Aufbau Principle

Electrons fill the orbitals in order of increasing energy.

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Spinning change.

What produces a magnetic field?

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Diamagnetic

Occurs when all e- are paired.

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Paramagnetic

Has one or more unpaired e-.

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Pauli Exclusion Principle

Two electrons occupying the same orbital must have opposite spins.

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Hund's Rule

Single electrons with the same spin will occupy each orbital with equal energy before pairing.

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Orbital Notation

This image represents?

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Electron Configuration

This image represents?

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Noble Gas Notation

This image represents?

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Dimitri Mendeleev

The first scientist to create a periodic table of the elements in order of increasing atomic mass.

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Henry Mosley

Rearranged the periodic table to be in order of increasing atomic number.

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Periodic Law

When arranged by increasing atomic number, the chemical elements display a regular and repeating pattern of chemical and physical properties.

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Nanometer (nm)

10^-9

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Megameter (Mm)

10^6

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Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle

It is impossible for us to simultaneously know both the exact momentum and location. It can only discuss the probability of an electron's position in space.

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Higher energy

Lower energy further from nucleus equals what?

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De Brogile

Suggested that electrons could behave as waves with a characteristic wavelength.

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Effective nuclear charge

The attractive force felt from the nucleus by electrons It depends on the distance from the nucleus and the number of inner electrons. (Result of Coulomb's law)

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Down a group

Increase of shielding occurs ONLY when?

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Shielding effect

The decrease in attraction between an electron and the nucleus of an atom.
-Ionization Energy decreases.
-Electronegativity decreases.
-Zeff (effective nuclear charge) decreases.
-Harder to remove electrons.

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Half the distance between the nuclei in covalently bonded atoms.
-Decreases left to right
-Increases downward.

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Ionization Energy

The energy required to remove electrons.
-Increases left to right.
-Decreases downward.

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Electronegativity

Measure of an atom's bond to another atom.
-Increases left to right.
-Decreases downward.

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Electron Affinity

The energy change that results in the addition of electrons
-Increases left to right.
-Decreases downward.

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The force of attraction of the nucleus is greater than the ground state.

Why is there a huge jump between n=1 and n=2?

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Isoelectronic

When a group of ions have the same number of electrons.

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Metallic charcter

An element that has the physical and chemical properties of metals.
-Decreases left to right.
-Increases downward.

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The attraction of an extra proton.

The distance from the S to P orbital out weighs what?

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Repulsion of paired electrons.

As the e- moves to enter an orbital already having 1e- they
pair with opposite spins so the IE drops.
-Outweighs the increased attraction from the nucleus so less energy to remove the e-.

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Electron givers

The most reactive metals are the largest since they are the best what?

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Electron takers

The most reactive nonmetals are the smallest ones, the best what?

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Paramagnetism

The magnetic state of an atom with one or more unpaired electrons.

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Diamagnetism

The magnetic state of an atom with paired electrons with no magnetic attraction.

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Coulombās Law

The strength of the interaction between two electrical charges depends on the magnitudes of the charges and on the distance between them.

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