Chem 121 General Chemistry

Textbook: General Chemistry Principles and Modern Applications by Petrucci (9th Edition)

The code of the book is QD31.2.P48 1989

Course Outline:

1-  Matter: Its properties and measurement

2-  Atoms and the Atomic Theory

3-  Chemical Compounds

4-  Chemical Reactions

5-  Introduction to reactions in aqueous solutions

6-  Gases

7-  Thermochemistry

8-  Electrons in Atoms

9-  The Periodic Table and Some Atomic properties

10-  Chemical Bonding I: Basic Concepts

GRADING:

1st Midterm: % 25       Chapter 1-5

2nd Midterm: % 25     Chapter 5-9

Final exam: % 50         Chapter 1-9

Laboratory grading involves quizzes, participation, lab reports, pre-lab questions, the final exam.

SCHEDULES OF THE EXPERIMENTS

1-  Introduction & Safety & Lab Equipment

2-  Measurement and Density

3-  The Stoichiometry of a Reaction

4-  Titration of Acids and Bases

5-  Oxidation-Reduction Titration

6-  Gas Analysis Based on the Molar Volume

7-  Thermochemistry: The Heat of Reaction

8-  The Soluble Group

9-  Gravimetric Volumetric Analysis