Oxidation State

Oxidation State Definition:

A method of electron book-keeping in which all bonds are treated as if they were purely ionic.

Oxidation State Explained:

When the difference in the number of electrons associated with an atom in a compound as compared with the number of electrons that are associated with an atom the oxidated state is the ionic charge that is present.

Close Menu
×
×

Cart

Are you ready for your next Ochem Exam?