- Subject: Chemistry
- AS: AS90932
- Level: 1
- Credits: 4
Chemistry 1.3 Demonstrate understanding of aspects of carbon chemistry
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CHEMystery – Organic chemistry
A website that provides information about organic chemistry. The relevant sections are: organic families and their functional groups, hydrocarbons – alkanes and alkenes, and alcohols. Suitable as a resource site for all NCEA levels.
This website contains information on the properties and reactions of hydrocarbons.
WebElements periodic table
A useful resource of the chemical periodic table of elements. Information is given about each element – description of physical properties, their compounds, and uses. Suitable for NCEA level 1.
BBC website containing information about the use of carbon compounds as fuels.
Doc Brown's GCSE/IGCSE science-CHEMISTRY Revision Notes
Lots of general information about organic compounds and their use as fuels.
TKI Hot Topics: Climate Change
The TKI website has links to a wide range of websites discussing climate change.
Royal Society Gamma Publication: Climate Change
A publication of the Royal Society discussing climate change in depth. Click on the link to download the PDF.
New Zealand Climate Change Information
A NZ website with comprehensive information regarding climate change. In the “school stuff” section there are photos relevant to climate change that you could use as part of a presentation.
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