CRITICAL TASK: None
Upon completion of this lesson, you will know the basic physical and chemical properties of atoms
as they pertain to the study of electronics.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Identify basic physical and chemical properties of atoms.
Given the information provided in this lesson.
To demonstrate competency of this task, you must achieve a minimum of 70
percent on the subcourse examination.
The material contained in this lesson was derived from the following
publications: SA0711, Asimov, Isaac. How did we find out about atoms?
(Walker, 1976) Berger, Melvin. Atoms, Molecules, and Quarks (Putnam, 1986).
Mathias, Marilynne and Johnson, Robert Matter and energy (New Readers,