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Principles of Chemistry 1
Chemistry   1107 Fall  2001

Lecture Schedule

Week Date    

I

September

7

 

Introduction

   

10

CHAP I

Science of Chemistry, molecular nature

II

 

12

 

Periodic table (links), metals, nonmetals metalloids, phases
Mendeleev's original table and periodic law

   

17

 

Measurements, units, conversions, density, calculations

   

19

problems

 

III

 

21

CHAP II

Atomic Nature, atomic theory, electrons, nuclei

   

24

 

elements, isotopes, ions, conservation laws

   

26

problems

 

IV

 

28

Test

(chap I-II)

  October

1

CHAP III

Molecules. Cemical and structural formulas, models

   

3

 

naming compounds. Cations and Anions, ionic compounds

V

 

5

 

Mole, molar mass, mass-mole convert., concentrations etc.

   

8

problems

 

VI

 

10

CHAP IV

Chemical Reactions. Equations, balancing

   

15

 

Stoichiometry, yield, limiting reagent

   

17

 

Precipitation, acid-base, and Red-Ox reactions

VII

 

19

problems

 
   

18

Test

(Chap III-IV)

   

22

CHAP V

Gases. Kinetic energy, ideal gas law, all gas laws

VIII

 

24

 

Dalton's law, vapor pressure

   

26

CHAP VI

Atoms & Light. Spectra

   

29

 

Interaction of energy & matter, electrons.

IX

 

31

problems

(EAS meeting)

 

November

1

Test

(EAS meeting)

   

5

CHAP VII

Atomic structure. Quantum numbers. Orbitals.

X

 

7

 

Orbital energy, size. Pauli principle. Valence electrons

   

9

 

Periodic table structure, element properties - valence electrons

   

12

 

Atomic radii, ionization energy. Ions, metals and nonmetals

XI

 

14

problems

 
   

16

CHAP VIII

Chemical Bonding. Electron sharing, electronegativity

   

19

 

Lewis structures, carbon, molecular shapes.

   

26

problems

 

XII

 

28

Test

(chap VII-VIII)

   

30

CHAP IX

Multiple bonds. s and p bonds. Energy

 

December

3

 

Delocalized orbitals. Solids

XIII

 

5

problems

 
   

7

CHAP X

Intermolecular Forces. Gases, liquids, solids. Van der Waals eq.

   

10

 

Hydrogen bonding, types of forces, surfaces, phase equilibria

XIV

 

12

problems

 
   

14

Test

(chap IX-X)

   

TBA

Final exam.