Tentative Schedule for Chem0720, Spring 2018
Check this schedule on a regular basis for updates

Week

Date

 Lecture

Homework

Recitation

LLaboratory

1

1/9

Solutions
lecture slides
Chapt.12: read p544-556, 559-566. 
Problems: 30,32,33,36,38,41,44,45,55,
58,62,64-also calculate ppm

Orientation

Check in, safety, and Orientation to Lab Archives

1/11

Solutions
lecture slides
Chapt.12: read p557-559, 567-584.
Problems: 5,7,22,70,76,90,92,98,117
Quiz 1- due 1/16

Week 1 HW key

2

1/16

Kinetics
lecture slides
Chapt. 12 Problems: 112,122
Quiz 1- due in class 1/16
Chapt. 13: read p596-608
Problems: 2,5,30,32,37,40,44

NO RECITATION THIS WEEK

NO LAB THIS WEEK

1/18

Kinetics
lecture slides
Chapt. 13: read p609-632
Problems: 23,50,51,56,60,64,70,77,80,92,93

Literature review HW- see lecture slides.  Due Jan. 23.  Max 1 page single spaced

Week 2 HW key

3

1/23

Equilibrium
lecture slides
Chapt. 13: mechanism worksheet handed out in class

Chapt. 14: read p649-657
Problems: 2,5,22,24,26,28

Quiz 2
 

Experiment #1: Molecular Mass of a Volatile Liquid

1/25

Equilibrium
lecture slides
Chapt. 14: read p658-667
Problems: 32,36,38,42,46,48,49
Review understanding of relation between activity, chemical potential, and concentration

Week 3 HW key

4

1/30

Acids and Bases Chapt. 14: read p668-684
Problems: 55,58,60,66,72,74,75,91,102

Chapt. 15: read p696-703, 738-739
Problems: 34,36,40,124,126

Quiz 3

Experiment #2: Chemical Kinetics: Reaction Rates, Rate Laws, and Reaction Mechanisms

2/1

Acids and Bases Chapt. 15: read p704-710, 736-737, sec. 15.12
Further exploration: What is the pKa of water?
Problems: 1,3,7,8,31,32,52,53,118,120,122

Literature HW sent out thru email

Week 4 HW key

5

2/6

Acids and Bases Chapt. 15: read p711-735
Problems: 58,65,74,80,88,90,98,100,102,103, 104,106,113,116,136,145

Quiz 4

Experiment #3: Quantitative Absorption Spectroscopy

2/8

Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium Chapt. 16: read p752-759
Problems: 3,27,28,30,32,38,42,53,54

6

2/13

Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium Chapt. 16: read p760-768
Problems: 6,8,48,50,52,55,59

Further exploration: Water hardness

Q&A session for Exam

NO LAB THIS WEEK

2/15

--EXAM I-- 
Infosheet for Exam 1

Get your exam by 3:30 Friday to re-work.  Due Tuesday.

7

2/20

Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium  

Quiz 5

Experiment #4: The Law of Mass Action: The Ionization of Picric Acid

2/22

Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium  

8

2/27

Thermodynamics  

Quiz 6

Experiment #5: pH Measurements I: Acid-Base Equilibria and Titrations

3/1

Thermodynamics  

9

3/6

SPRING BREAK!  

SPRING BREAK!!

SPRING BREAK!!

3/8

SPRING BREAK!  

10

3/13

Electrochemistry  

Quiz 7

Experiment #6: pH Measurements II: Buffers, Solubility, and the Common Ion Effect

3/15

Electrochemistry  

11

3/20

Electrochemistry  

Q&A session for Exam

NO LAB THIS WEEK

3/22

--EXAM II--

 

12

3/27

Coordinated Compounds  

Quiz 8

Experiment #8: Electrochemistry

3/29

Coordinated Compounds  

13

4/3

Nuclear Chemistry  

Quiz 9

Experiment #9: Reactions of Iron

4/5

Nuclear Chemistry  

14

4/10

Organic  

Quiz 10

Experiment #10: Equilibrium, Free Energy, and Metal - Ligand Equilibrium in a Complexation Reaction

4/12

Organic  

15

4/17

Organic  

Quiz 11

Experiment #11: Aqueous Complexes of Nickel (II): Spectroscopy and Stability

4/19

   

16

TBA

Final Exam