Chem 1403      Tentative Lecture Schedule                              Spring 2011

 

Date                Text & Topics                                                                                                

Jan       19        Introduction and Review 8.2-8.8, 9.2:  Lewis Dot Structures, Molecular Shapes                     and  Molecular Polarity     

            21        Review: 12.1-12.3  Intermolecular Forces

            24        12.3-12.4:  Intermolecular Forces (cont.) and Properties of Liquids               

            26        12.4: Finish chapter 12

                                    Plagiarism Assignment Due for Extra Credit

            28        13.1-13.2: Crystal Lattices

                                    Chapter 13 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Jan 27                                

            31        13.3-13.6: Solids and Phase Diagrams

Feb      02        14.2:  Solvation Processes and Henry’s Law

                                    Chapter 14 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Feb. 1

                        Note: 14.1 is not covered in lecture but Lab Experiment 2A

            04        14.4:  Colligative Properties                                                                            

            07        14.4-14.5:  Colligative Properties Continued and Colloids

            09        Review/Catchup                                                                                             

            11        Exam 1  (Chapters 8,9,12 & 14)

                                    Chapter 13 & 14 Final Draft Extra Credit Due by Midnight              

14        15.1-15.3:  Introduction to Kinetics & Differential Rate Laws

Chapter 15 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Feb. 13

            16        15.3-15.4:  Differential Rate Laws& Integrated Rate Laws                 

_          18        15.4-15.5, 23.4:  Integrated Rate Laws, Arrhenius Eq. & Half Lifes              

21        15.5  Arrhenius Eq & Catalysts

            23        15.5-15.6:  Catalysts and Reaction Mechanisms                                                                      25            16.1-16.3: Equilibria, Equilibrium Constants and Reaction Quotients

_                                  Chapter 16 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Feb. 24                               

28        16.3-16.4 Equilibrium Calculations:  LeChatlier's Principle 

Mar      02        16.4-16.5 More Equilibrium Calculations                                                       

            04        16.6 Le Chatlier’s Principle                                                                            

            07        Exam 2(Chapters 15 & 16)

                                    Chapter 15 & 16 Final Draft Extra Credit Due by Midnight

09        17.1-17.4 Acid & Bases, pH Scale, Bronstead Lowry Acids & Bases

Chapter 17 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Mar. 8

11        17.4-17-6 Acid/Base Properties of Salts, Product/Reactant Favored Systems and

_          Types of Acid/Base Reactions                                                                        

14        17.7 Acid Base Calculations

            16        17.8-17.9 PolyProtic Acid/Base Reactions and Lewis Acid/Bases                     

_          18        17.10 Acid Bases and Molecular Structure                                                     

_          21-25   Spring Break                                                                                                   

28        18.1-2 Common Ion Effect & Buffers

Chapter 18 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight Mar. 27

            30        18.3: Acid Base Titrations                                                      

Apr      01                 More Acid Base Titrations                                                                                 

            04        18.4: Solubility of Salts

            06        18.5 Precipitation Reactions                                                                                        08        18.6 Solubility and Complex Ions                                                                           11        Exam 3 (Chapters 17 & 18)

                                    Chapter 17 & 18 Final Draft Extra Credit Due by Midnight

 

            13        19.1-19.3 Entropy, Spontaneity and Second Law of Thermodynamics

Chapter 19 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight April 12

            15        19.4-19.5  More Entropy, Spontaneity and Third Law of Thermodynamics   

            18        19.6-19.7  Gibbs Free Energy & K

            20        20.1 Balancing Oxidation-Reduction Reactions

Chapter 20 1st Draft Definition Due by midnight April 19

            22        20.2-3 Galvanic Cells                                                                                     

25        20.4 Standard Reduction Potentials

            27        20.5-6: Electrochemistry, Thermodynamics and Nernst Eq.

            29        20.7-20.8 Electrolysis and Stoichiometry                                                       

May     02        22.3-4:  Coordination Compounds

            04        22.4: Coordination Compounds and Isomers                                      

            06        Exam 4:

                                    Chapter 17 & 18 Final Draft Extra Credit Due by Midnight              

            09        23.1-23.2, 23.5 Review of Nuclear Chemistry from Gen. Chem I                              

May     11                    FINAL EXAM (8:00-10:00 AM)