Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chemistry

TermDefinition
Atom Smallest piece of matter that has the same properties of the element it is in.
Proton A positive and subatomic particle in the atom's nucleus.
Neutron A neutral subatomic particle in the atom's nucleus... has no charge and most of the mass.
Electron A negative subatomic particle spinning outside the nucleus of an atom. Tiny!
Element The simplest forms of matter that contain only one type of atom.
Periodic Table of Elements A chart that organizes all the elements by atomic number and properties.
Valence Electron The electron in the outer level of an atom that causes atoms to bond together.
Chemical Bond An interaction that holds 2 atoms together.
Chemical Bonding The joining of atoms to form new substances.
Ionic Bond Is formed when electrons are transferred from one atom to another atom.
Ion Charged particles atoms that gained or lost electrons.
Crystal Lattice Repeating, 3 dimensional pattern that forms when Ions bond.
Covalent Bond The type of bond that forms when atoms share electrons instead of transferring them.
Metallic Bond A special bond between metal ions and the electrons that swim around them.
Malleability Metals can be pounded into thin sheets.
Ductility Metals can be strected and drawn into wires.
Chemical Formula A shorthand way to use chemical symbols and number to represent a substance.
Subscript (H2O)- small number to the right of the element that shows how many atoms there are of the element.
Coefficient The large number that multiplies atoms of the element. 2CI + 3Na.
Chemical Equation Uses symbols to show the relationship between the reactants and the products.
Reactant A substance or molecule that starts a chemical reaction.
Product The substance that forms as a result of a chemical reaction.
Law Of Conservation of Mass States that matter Is neither created nor destroyed in a chemical reaction.
Synthesis When two or more substances combine to create one new compound.
Decomposition A reaction where a single compound breaks down to form 2 similar substances.
Single-Displacement Reaction One element replaces another element in compound and 1 element.
Double Displacement Reaction The 2 metal ions in 2 compounds switch places in a chemical reaction.
Created by: Issisperry