15 May 2019

Oxidation States

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Submitted by Will, Bucknell University
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Description: 

Part 7 of the Flipped Learning in General Chemistry Series. This video introduces the concept of an oxidation state, which is a tool used to keep track of electrons in chemical reactions.

Learning Goals: 

After watching this video and completing the assigned problems, students should be able to assign oxidation states to atoms using both Lewis structure and the rules for common oxidation states.

Time Required: 
10-15 minutes
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A short problem set is assigned with the video

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Most students are able to learn the content in this video independently

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