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Electrochemistry Crash Course Part 1

In this video, I go through the principles of a galvanic (electrochemical) cell, the meaning of standard electrode potentials, as well as how to predict how electrode potentials under non-standard conditions will likely differ from standard values. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GP8KZJLJA8&feature=youtu.be

Scoring well in H2 Chemistry

Sun Tzu once said, “Knowing yourself and knowing your adversary will win you every battle”.  In this video, I go through how to score well in H2 Chemistry by: Knowing yourself — Study habits and maintaining emotional and mental endurance Knowing your friend — What Cambridge looks out for and how to score Knowing your …

Chemical Energetics Condensed

The topic of chemical energetics is condensed into 40 minutes in this crash course video by Ian.

A Coherent View of Chemical Bonding

Here, I try to offer an intuitive and complete view of the most important concepts in the topic of chemical bonding.

A Big Picture View of Reaction Kinetics

Always found reaction kinetics a big and confusing topic? Here’s a more big picture view of the concepts underpinning this important topic of physical chemistry.
Hi there, Chemistry Specialist Ian here, and I’m here to announce “An Added Edge”, a new initiative consisting of a series of videos to teach concepts beyond the H2 syllabus but very useful in answering H2 chemistry questions. The thing is, chemistry is an interconnected science, and many of these more advanced concepts are alluded …

Introduction to H2 Chemistry

By Ian, Chemistry Specialist H2 Chemistry may be a daunting subject to many, but I’m here to make it easier! Take a look at the video below for a short introduction to who I am and how I scored well for H2 Chemistry.