Chemistry 124-11 & -12
T & Th 11:10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., F 12:40 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Building 38, Room 121

Dr. Bob Cichowski's email: rcichows@calpoly.edu

Syllabus and Online Lab Manual

Lab Manual Guidelines

Tentative Lecture and Laboratory Schedule

Week Topics Text Laboratory Quizzes/Exams

Week #1

January 3 - 6

T- Course Introduction

Web Exploration Assignment (Due Tues., 1/10)

-Safety Guidelines
-Types of Reactions

Th - Begin Chapter 6

 

 

 

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 6 Problems: 33-43 odds

Excel Graphing Exercise but review Graphing Tips before completing
Excel Graphing Exercise Report Form (Due, typed, Thurs., 1/12)

Diagnostic Review (Chapters 1-5) Also a good way to review is to examine "Review Questions" at the end of Chapters 1-5.

CHEM 124 Workbook: Print this out (at least the Thermochemistry part for now) and bring to class

Online Survey will be active until Tues., 1/10/12 at 6 pm (login to Blackboard site: CHEM-124-2108-Quizzes-Surveys)

T- Prelab (Due Thurs., 1/5)

T -Reaction Types(Due Thurs., 1/5, at the beginning of class)

Links to outside pages that may be helpful to Reaction Types Lab:

Solubility Rules
Polyatomic Ions
Metal Activity Series

Th- Gas Laws (Due, end of class Thurs., 1/5)

F - Diagnostic Quiz!

Week #2

January 9 - 13

 

Begin
Chapter 6: Thermochemistry (skip section 6.5)
Chapter 11: Phase Changes (11.2, 11.6, 11.7)

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 6: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-32).

For calculations "Problems": 33-43 (odds), 45, 49, 53, 57, 61, 63, 67, 73, 75, 79, 81, 87, 89, 91, 97

Chapter 11: 69, 71, 73, 79, 81, 83

Th - Heat of Sublimation

Report Form (Due Th. 1/19/12)

F - Quiz #1! (Bring your own scantron!)

Partial Thermo Key I for Workbook

Week #3

January 16 - 20

Holiday, Monday 1/16/12

Monday schedule followed on Tuesday 1/17/12; NO CLASS

Finish
Chapter 6: Thermochemistry

Begin
Chapter 17, Sections 1-7: Free Energy and Thermodynamics

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 6: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-32).

For calculations "Problems": 33-43 (odds), 45, 49, 53, 57, 61, 63, 67, 73, 75, 79, 81, 87, 89, 91, 97

Chapter 11: 69, 71, 73, 79, 81, 83

Chapter 17: 27, 29, 31, 33, 39, 41, 43, 47, 49, 51, 57, 59

Th- Heat of Combustion

Report Form (Due Tues. 1/24/12)

NY Times, Global Warming Slides

F - Exam #1! (Bring your own scantron!)

Complete Thermo Key for wookbook

Week #4

January 23 - 27

 

Begin
Chapter 7: Quantum-Mechanical Model of the Atom

Video Resource: The Best of Science (The Science Channel) including A Brief History of Quantum Mechanics

CHEM 124 Workbook: Quantum Theory & Periodic Properties

Suggested Text Problems

Chapter 7: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-36).
For calculations do "Problems": 38, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 51, 53, 55, 57, 59, 61, 63, 65, 67, 69, 71, 73, 75, 79, 81

We will do the first part of the Atomic Spectra Lab on Tuesday (construction of the spectrometer)

Th- Atomic Spectra

Report Form (Due Tues. 1/31/12)

F - no quiz!

Problem Set 7#2

Week #5

January 30 - February 3

 

Finish
Chapter 7: Quantum Theory (cont.)

Begin
Chapter 8: Periodic Properties of the Elements including Electron Configurations

CHEM 124 Workbook: Quantum Theory & Periodic Properties

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 7 "Problems": 38, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 51, 53, 55, 57, 59, 61, 63, 65, 67, 69, 71, 73, 75, 79, 81

Chapter 8: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-38).

For calculations do "Problems": 43-75 (odds) & 79-89 (odds)

Th- Periodic Properties

Report Form (Shared Data recorded)

F - Quiz #2! (BYOS)

 

Week #6

February 6 - 10

 

Begin
Chapter 9: Bonding: Lewis Theory including Metallic, Ionic, & Covalent Bonding

Chapter 11: Intro to Solid State Topics (11.10-11.13)

CHEM 124 Workbook: Solid State Chemistry

Suggested Text Problems

Chapter 9: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-34).
Chapter 9: 35-75 and 95-117 (odds)

Th - Solid State Modeling

Report Form (Due Thurs. 1/16/12)

F - Exam #2! (BYOS)Workbook Keys 1) Quantum Key

2)Bonding, Lattice E.

3) Partial Solid State

Week #7

February 13 - 17

 

Continue

Chapter 9: Bond Energies


Chapter 11: Solid State (11.10-11.13)

Lec 18 ppt. , Lec 19 ppt.

Band Structure
Conductors, Semiconductors and Superconductors
Affecting Conductivity: Doping, Temperature, etc.

Much of this content (Solid State) is not in your text in great detail, so ensure that you are in both class and taking good notes.

Link to HyperPhysics (all aspects of Solid State)

Dr. Donald Sadoway, Lec #13, MIT 3.091, Introduction to Band Theory ( Supplementary Lecture Notes)

Am. Chem. Soc., Bonding & Band Theory

CHEM 124 Workbook: Solid State Chemistry

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 11: 95-117, 131, 133, 137

Th- Conductivity

Report Form (Due Tues. 2/21/12)

Monday schedule followed on Friday 2/17/12; NO CLASS

F-Digital Project due at noon, 2/17/12.

Digital Project Sample, Pt.ppt

 

Week #8

February 20 - 24

Holiday, Monday 2/20/20

Continue
Affecting Conductivity: Doping, Temperature, etc.

Revisit Chapter 9: Bonding Theories, & VSEPR Lec 20 ppt.

Begin
Chapter 10: Molecular Shapes, VSEPR,& VB Theory Lec 21 ppt. (VSEPR), Lec 21(Polarity)

CHEM 124 Workbook: Lattice Energy. Lewis Structures & VSEPR, Solid State Chemistry

Suggested Text Problems

Chapter 9: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-34).
Chapter 9: 35-79 (odds), 85, 91, 93, 95, 99.

Chapter 11: 95-117, 131, 133, 137
Chapter 10: Study all the "Review Questions" (1-38).

Dr. Donald Sadoway, Lec #11, MIT 3.091, Introduction to VSEPR (Question Guide to viewing)

T- Lewis Structures & VSEPR Web Expeience Part 1 (OSU)

Th- VSEPR Web Experience Part 2 (Purdue)

 

Workbook Key CH 10

F - Quiz #3!

Week #9

February 27 - March 2

 

Begin
Chapter 20: Organic Chemistry

Video: Basic Pretroleum Refining

CHEM 124 Workbook: Organic Chemistry

Suggested Text Problems
Chapter 20: Review Questions 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 23, 24, 27.

Chapter 20: Problems 35, 37, 43, 45, 51, 53, 55, 57

Supplementary Handouts: Organic Nomenclature and Isomers

 

Th- Covalent Modeling

Report Form (Due Tues. 3/6/12)

F - Exam #3!

 

 


Week #10

March 5 - 9

 

Continue
Chapter 20: Organic Chemistry

Lec 26 ppt (Organic Analysis)

Lec 27 ppt (Polymers)

MSU Infrared link (Animation & Problems)

CHEM 124 Workbook: Organic Chemistry

Suggested Text Problems

Chapter 20: Review Questions 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 23, 24, 27.

Chapter 20: Problems 35, 37, 43, 45, 51, 53, 55, 57

 

T - Organic Analysis
T - Qualitative GC
Th - Quantitative GC

Report Form (Passed out in class)

F - Quiz 4 & Review for Final

Final Exam Study Guide

Wookbook Key GC & IR

"More IR" Key

Quiz 4 A&B Key

Week #11

Finals Week

March 12 - 16

 

Th - March 15

1:10 - 4:00 p.m.

Final Exam