Models of Acid- Base Chemistry 
Models of Acid- Base Chemistry
by UC Irvine
Video Lecture 15 of 29
Copyright Information: Law, Matthew D. Inorganic Chemistry 107 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [August 14 2016]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License. (
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Lecture Description

Recorded on November 5, 2014.

Index of Topics:
00:17-Models of Acid-Base Chemistry
04:12-Arrhenius Acid-Base Model
05:49-Bronsted-Lowry Model
08:40-Solvent System Model
12:34-The Lewis Concept
16:40-The Lewis Concept and Molecular Orbitals
31:36-HSAB Model
37:00-HSAB Theory
39:44-HSAB Theory and Exchange Reactions
41:19-HSAB Theory and Solubilities
44:00-HSAB Theory and Metal Thiocyanate Complexes
46:42-Pearson's Absolute Hardness Scale
49:50-The Nature of the Adduct

Course Index

Course Description

This course is an introduction to modern inorganic chemistry. Topics include principles of structure, bonding, and chemical reactivity with application to compounds of the main group and transition elements, including organometallic chemistry.

Inorganic Chemistry (Chem 107) is part of OpenChem:
This video is part of a 29-lecture undergraduate-level course titled "Inorganic Chemistry" taught at UC Irvine by Professor Matthew D. Law.


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