SAT Subject Test Chemistry

PART 2

REVIEW OF MAJOR TOPICS

CHAPTER 5

Chapter Summary

The following terms summarize all the concepts and ideas that were introduced in this chapter. You should be able to explain their meaning and how you would use them in chemistry. They appear in boldface type in this chapter to draw your attention to them. The boldface type also makes it easier for you to look them up if you need to. You could also use the search or “Google” action on your computer to get a quick and expanded explanation of these terms, laws, and formulas.

atmosphere

mercury barometer

standard pressure

atmospheric pressure

ozone

standard temperature

greenhouse effect

pascal

torr

manometer

   

Boyle’s Law (PV = k) constant T

Charles’s Law 

Combined Gas Law 

Dalton’s Law of Partial Pressures

 (constant )

Graham’s Law
Ideal Gas Law
Kinetic-Molecular Theory

Internet Resources

Online content that reinforces major concepts discussed in this chapter can be found at the following Internet address if they are still available. Some may have been changed or deleted.

Kinetic-Molecular Theory

www.schoolforchampions.com/science/matter_kinetic_energy_theory.htm

This site reviews the basic tenets of Kinetic-Molecular Theory.

The Ideal Gas Law

http://jersey.uoregon.edu/vlab/Piston/index.html

This site offers an experimental exercise to interact virtually with the behavior of gases.

Gas Law Problems

http://www.sciencebugz.com/chemistry/cprbogas.htm

This site gives you an opportunity to practice solving gas law problems