Presents the properties of carbon and the various everyday substances that it can form because of its unique properties.
Reviews how carbon forms bonds and why so many substances contain carbon.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Learn how living things depend on molecular compounds, how covalent bonds form, and the diversity of biochemical compounds that result.
Explains why carbon can form so many organic compounds and provides examples of everyday substances formed by carbon.