Co-ordination Compounds (Weightage 4%)  

Topics from Co-ordination Compounds

  • IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds, isomerism (20 concepts)
  • Werner's theory (5 concepts)
  • ligands, co-ordination number, denticity, chelation (14 concepts)
  • Bonding-Valence bond approach and basic ideas of Crystal field theory (14 concepts)
  • colour and magnetic properties (6 concepts)
  • Importance of coordination compounds (in qualitative analysis, extraction of metals and in biological systems) (1 concepts)
  • DEFINITIONS OF SOME IMPORTANT TERMS PERTAINING TO COORDINATION COMPOUNDS (7 concepts)
  • NOMENCLATURE OF COORDINATION COMPOUNDS (5 concepts)
  • BONDING IN COORDINATION COMPOUNDS (14 concepts)
  • ISOMERISM IN COORDINATION COMPOUNDS (3 concepts)
  • STABILITY OF COORDINATION COMPOUNDS (1 concepts)
  • BONDING IN METAL CARBONYLS (3 concepts)

Important Books for Co-ordination Compounds

  • Co-ordination Compounds Book
  • Co-ordination Compounds Book
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