The differences between elements and compounds.
Understanding the properties of ionic compounds as opposed to covalent compounds.
How to name ionic compounds.
An introduction to the simplest type of organic compound.
How to name covalent compounds.
An introduction to alkanes.
Understanding how the functional groups of hydrocarbons affect their chemical properties.
How to name alkenes and alkynes.
The structure of aromatic hydrocarbons.
Understanding the laws of definite and multiple proportions.