Chemistry 110 Syllabus (Workman)

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Week One

Topic:

Introduction

Measurement; Uncertainty

Significant Figures; Estimation

Reading:

1.1-1.5

 

 

Problems:

Chap.1:3,15,17,19,21,23,31,33,35,37

 

 

 

 

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Week Two

Topic:

Factor-Label Method;

Fundamental Chemical Laws; Approximation

Reading:

1.6

2.1-2.3

Problems:

Chap.1:39,41,43,45,68

Chap.2:1,3,11,13,15,17,19,21,52,58

Atomic Structure;

Molecules; Atomic Mass;

Mole Concept; Periodic Table Nomenclature

2.4-2.7

3.4

Chap.2:23,25,27,29,31,33,35,41,43,47,61,67

Chp.3:15,19,21,23,29,33,35, 37,39,41

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Week Three

Topic:

Molar Mass;

Percent Composition;

Empirical Formula;

Nomenclature

Reading:

3.4-3.5

 

 

 

Problems:

Chap.3:43, 49

 

 

 

Chemical Equations;

Stoichiometry;

Nomenclature

3.1-3.3,

3-6

 

Chap.3:3,5.9,59,61,63

 

 

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Week Four

Topic:

Limiting Reagent;

Percent Yield

Reading:

3.7

 

Problems:

Chap.3:67,71,73,77,79,81,83,97

 

Exam I

   

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Week Five

Topic:

Aqueous Solutions; Solubility,

Precipitation, Concentration; Dilution

Reading:

4.1-4.3

4.5

 

Problems:

Chap.4:1,3,5,9,11,13,19,27,

51,53,55,57,59,61,67,75

 

Types of Chemical Reactions;

Dilution- Dilution

4.4, 4-6

Chap.4:33,35,37,39,

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Week Six

Topic:

Gas Laws; Boyle; Charles; Avogadro

Stoichiometry

Reading:

10.1-10.5

 

Problems:

Chap.10:17,19,23,25,29,31, 35,41,43

 

Dalton's & Graham's Laws;

Kinetic Molecular Theory;

Real Gases

10.6-10.9

Chap.10:47,49,51,57,61,63,67,77,89,92

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Week Seven

Topic:

Energy; Enthalpy

Hess' Law

Reading:

5.1-5.4,5-6

 

Problems:

Chap.5:1,15,19,23,25,27,51,53,57,59,61,63

 

Heat of Formation;

Calorimetry

 

5.5, 5.6-5.7

Chap.5:37,39,41,43,45

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Week Eight

Exam II

   

Topic:

Electromagnetic Radiation;

Wave Behavior; Hydrogen Spectrum; Bohr Model of

H-Atom

Reading:

6.1-6.4

 

 

Problems:

Chap.6:1,3,7,11,13,15,21,23,25,27

 

 

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Week Nine

Topic:

Wave Mechanical Model;

Wave Function; Quantum Numbers

Reading:

6.5-6.6

 

Problems:

Chap.6:33, 35,39,41,43,45

 

Orbitals-Energies & Shapes; Pauli Exclusion Principle

6.7-6.8

Chap.6:47,49,53,55,59,61

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Week Ten

Topic:

Aufbau Principle; Hund's

Rule

Reading:

6.9

 

Problems:

Chap.6:65, 67, 69, 71, 85

 

Periodic Table;

Periodic Trends

7.1-7.7

Chap.7:5,7,9,13,15,17,19,21, 23,25,29,33,37,41, 49,51,62

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Week Eleven

Exam III

   

Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" (11/15)

   

Topic:

Bonding; Ionic & Covalent Bonds; Electronegativity;

Polar Bonds

Reading:

8.1-8.5

 

Problems:

Chap.8:9,11,13,21,23,25,27

 

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Week Twelve

Topic:

Writing Lewis Structures; Octet Rule; Exceptions;

Bond Energy

Reading:

8.6-8.9

 

 

Problems:

Chap.8:1,3,5,33,35,337,39,41,47,49,51,53,54,55,59,63,65, 83

 

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Week Thirteen

Topic:

Molecular Geometry; VSEPR Model

Reading:

9.1-9.3

Problems:

Chap.9:3,7,11,13,21,23,25,68

Molecular Orbital Theory;

Valence Bond Approach; Hybrid Orbitals

9.7-9.8

Chap.9:45,47,49,51,53,57

 

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Week Fourteen

Topic:

Heteroatomic Molecules;

Delocalized Orbitals;

UV-Vis and Absorption

Reading:

9.4-9.5

 

 

Problems:

Chap.9:19,29,33,37,39,41

 

 

Exam IV

   

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Week Fifteen

Topic:

Intermolecular Forces; Liquids

Reading:

11.1-11.3

Problems:

Chap.11:7,9,11,12,15,17,19, 21

Review

   

 

12/18

Final Exam

 

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