Humboldt State University ® Department of Chemistry

Richard A. Paselk

Chem 107
Fundamentals of Chemistry


TR 0800-0920 KBR

Tentative Lecture Schedule - Fall 2009

Office: SA560a & GH 122c
Office Hours: MW 1400-1450 (SA 560a); TR 1500-1550 (GH 122)
Phone: x 5719 & x 5136
Home: 822-1116
e-mail: rap1@humboldt.edu

Syllabus: See Fundamentals of Chemistry on my Web Page (http://www.humboldt.edu/~rap1)

* You will find that I do not necessarily follow your text's order of presentation within or among chapters. IT IS UP TO YOU TO WINNOW THROUGH THE TEXT AND FIND THE APPROPRIATE READING MATERIALS WITHIN THE CITED CHAPTERS OF BAUER!

Week

Date

Topic

Reading*

1 8/24-28 Introduction; Why Chemisty? Matter and Energy; Measurement and Sig Figs Chap. 1
2 8/31-9/4 Atoms and Ions; Introduction to the Periodic Table Chap. 2
3 9/7-11

Labor Day Holiday, Monday, 7 September

Chemical Compounds; Nomenclature

Chap. 3
4 9/14-18

Quantitative Composition of Substances and Solutions

Last day to drop without a grade-Monday, 21 September (see Syllabus)

Chap. 4
5 9/21-25 Chemical Reactions and Chemical Equations Chap. 5
6 9/28-10/2 Conservation of Mass and Chemical Reactions; Heat in Chemical Reactions Chap. 6
7 10/5-9

Tuesday Lecture Cancelled! Instructor Furlough Day

 

Exam I - Thursday, October 8

Chap. 1 - 6

8
10/12-16 The Modern Atom; Atomic Basis of Periodicity, cont. Chap. 7
9 10/19-23

Chemical Bonding: Lewis Structures & VSEPR Theory

Chap. 8

10 10/26-30 Gases and Gas Laws Chap. 9
11 11/2-6 Liquids & Solids; Water; Solutions, Colligative Properties Chap. 10, 11
12 11/9-13

Tuesday Lecture Cancelled! Instructor Furlough Day

 
Veteran's Day, Wed., 11 November - Campus CLOSED
   

 Exam II - Thursday, November 12

Chap. 7 - 10
13 11/16-20 Reaction Rate, Introduction to Equilibrium -Le Chatelier's Principle Chap. 12
14 11/23-27

Thanksgiving Holiday

 
15 11/30-12/4 Acids, Bases, pH and Buffers Chap. 13
16 12/7-11

Oxidation-Reduction (Redox) Reactions

Chap. 14
17 12/14-18

Final Exam: Thursday 17 December 0800-0950

Chap. 1-14

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