Chem 121
 

Introductory

Inorganic Chemistry
Winter 2015

Seattle Central Community College

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 

 

Overview Atomic structure, chemical bonding; nomenclature, states of matter; solutions, acids, bases and salts; reaction rates and chemical equilibrium. For students majoring in liberal arts, nursing, pre-occupational therapy, and dental hygiene. Not recommended for students planning to continue beyond CHEM 122
 
Prerequisites Math 085, with 2.2 or better. (Math 098 recommended)
 
Class Hours/Rooms

Sec 12 5:30-9:00 PM Tuesday/Thursday  SAM 401

 
Office Hours Daily 10:00-10:50AM
 
Grading Scheme

The final grade will be calculated by the following distribution:  Quizzes 15%, homework, 15%, midterms 25%, Laboratory 15%, and the final exam (comprehensive) 30%. 

 
 
Weekly Schedule Week 1
Ch #1, The Chemical World
Ch#2, Measurement and Problem Solving

Week 2
Chapter #3,Matter and energy


Week 3
Chapter #4, Atoms and Elements

Chapter #5, Molecules and Compounds

Week 4

Chapter #6, Chemical composition

 

Week 5

Chapter #7, Chemical Reactions

 

Week 6
Chapter #8,  Quantities in Chemical Reactions

 

Week 7

Chapter#9, Electrons in Atoms and the Periodic Table

Chapter #10, Chemical Bonding

 

Week 8
Ch#11, Gases

 

Week 9

Ch#12,Solids, Liquids, and Intermolecular Forces

 

Week 10

Ch#13, Solutions

 

Week 11

Ch#14, Acids and Bases


General Information

   Course Syllabus

   Vapor Pressure Chart

   Periodic Chart

   Rounding Rules

   Conceptual Review

   Molecular Geometry  

Tools

   Graph paper (blank)

 Weekly Lectures

   Ch#1 Introduction

   Ch#2 Measurement and Problem Solving

    Ch#3 Structure of Matter 

     Ch#4 Modern Atomic Theory

     Ch#5 Chemical Compounds

     Ch#6 More on Chemical Compounds-Nomenclature

     Ch #7 Chemical Reactions

     Ch #8 Aciss, Bases, and Salts

     Ch#10 Chemical Calculations

     Ch #11 Gases

Homework Keys

      HW Ch#1   

     HW Ch#2

     HW Ch#3

     HW Ch#4

     HW Ch#5

     HW Ch#6

     HW Ch#7

v     HW Ch#8

     HW Ch#9

     HW Ch#10

Midterm Keys

Quiz Keys

      Q #1 Conversions

      Q #1 Mole conversions

Work Sheet Keys

      Wk Sh Conversions 

       Wk Sh Conversions #2 

      Wk Sh Ch #3

Old Exams

     Midterm1

     Midterm 2

    Final Exam

    

Old Quizzes

      Ch#2          

      Ch#2 Key

Ch#9 Electrons

     Ch#10 Bonding

    Quiz Ch#2 Conversions

     Quiz Ch#4 Atoms

     Quiz Gas Laws

     Quiz Solutions

     Quiz Acids, Bases, and Salts