Group IIA - Alkaline Earth Metals - Chemistry Chapter for NEET

NEET Chemistry course covers all NCERT syllabus for the chapter States of Matter via animated videos. Previous NEET & AIIMS questions as well as practice tests included Video Course By DESAM SUDHAKAR
Students Enrolled: 105 Total Lecturs: 21
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What will I learn from this course?

  • Thorough understanding of all NCERT Chemistry concepts
  • Tackle any Chemistry related questions in NEET exam (Medical Entrance)
  • Assists in all Board Exams as well
  • Application of Chemistry Concepts


  • Should have completed the previous chapters in Chemistry as per CBSE Syllabus

Who is the target audience?

  • 10+2 / Intermediate students / Pre-University Students
  • NEET Aspirants (UG Medical Entrance)
  • Audiovisuals provide 100% Concept clarity to Students

Course Curriculum

Total: 21 lectures

  • 3m 34s

    Alkaline Earths - Group 2 Elements

  • Quiz

  • 3m 21s

    Physical Properties Density & Colour Preview

  • 2m 10s

    Ionization Energies of IIA Elements Preview

  • 1m 37s

    Hydration Energies

  • 4m 08s

    Covalent Nature of IIA Compounds

  • Quiz

  • 4m 19s

    Chemical Reactivity of Alkaline Earths - H2, H2O, Ca(OH)2

  • 2m 38s

    Reactions With Halogens

  • 1m 59s

    Uses of IIA Group Elements

  • Quiz

  • 3m 44s

    Anomalous Behavior of Beryllium

  • 2m 51s

    Beryllium Complexes & Coordination Number 4

  • 5m 39s

    Diagonal Relationship Be & Al

  • Quiz

  • 4m 16s

    Calcium Compounds - Slaked Lime

  • 4m 53s

    Calcium Carbonate & Plaster of Paris

  • Quiz

  • 2m 31s

    Cement - Composition

  • 2m 19s

    Setting of Cement

  • Quiz


Welcome to the chapter "Group IIA - Alkaline Earth Metals".  The tutor starts with an introduction to Alkaline Earth elements then moves on to covering the physical and chemical properties of Alkaline Earth Metals. The course covers all. the concepts in detail covering the NCERT Board prescribed Syllabus. 

The topics covered in this chapter include  

  1. Alkaline Earths - II Group Elements
  2. Physical Properties
  3. Chemical Properties
  4. Anomalous Behavior & Diagonal  Relationship of Beryllium
  5. Compounds of Calcium
  6. Cement

The videos included in this chapter contain lots of animations, illustrations, pictures, analogies etc., which explains the basic concepts as well as complex topics of Chemistry in a lucid manner.

The tests included in this Chapter are a blend of Basic level, Intermediate level and Advanced level Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ), designed exclusively for NEET aspirants. The main objective of the videos and incorporated MCQs is to facilitate students to crack NEET Exam with 100% success rate.

About Tutor

  • Tests Packages: 39
  • Students: 1797

Mr. Desam Sudhakar has been teaching Chemistry for the Students of 10+2 level and acted as coach for IIT & and Medical aspirants for the past 15 years and guided them to achieve their goals. Mr. Sudhakar is post graduate in chemistry with distinction and later on completed Post graduated in Environmental Management from University of Hyderabad.

Sudhakar's passion for teaching Chemistry and over 10 years of research on various Teaching Methodologies led him to develop this course. Sudhakar has referred several books to prepare just the right content. He has worked incessantly to find the right images and examples for the animation rendering his own voice for the videos.

The videos cover all sub-topics of Chemistry viz.. Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry. The best part of his effort is that he has created video content covering every aspect from basics to advanced level. All the videos have illustrations provided in animation form. Sudhakar has used real life examples to make the learning process easy.

The main objective of this effort is to provide top quality videos with day to day life examples so that anyone can learn Chemistry easily. Sudhakar strongly believes that his courses would have a huge impact on learning process of students while it can also aid the teachers in enhancing their teaching methodologies.

Sudhakar's passion has driven him to write articles. His following articles were published.

Environmental Public Hearing a Remedial approach Technical Paper at National Workshop.
Healing Touch to Endangered species – Great Indian Bustard - Published in TIGER PAPER, FAO, UNDP, United Nations.

Acheivements By Mr. Sudhakar Reddy