Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2015 4:31 pm
Will we need to know the electronegativity values of elements on the quiz?
Re: Electronegativity Values
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2015 4:59 pm
I don't believe we have to memorize the specific values for each element. If anything, I would try to remember the trends in the periodic table regarding electronegativity. For example, electronegativity seems to decrease moving down a group and increase moving right across a period. This is excluding the noble gases. For study material, Figure 3.12 in the textbook, pg. 92, is very helpful to visualize this.