Homework Assignments for Chem 120, Fall 2012
Please check back periodically for updates to the schedule. Last Updated 12/07/2012 01:26:37 PM
Homework is always due in recitation the following week it was assigned.

These problems can be found at the end of each chapter in the Ebbing & Gammon 9th Ed. textbook.
Answers for odd numbered problems can be found in the back of the book. 
Complete solutions to odd numbered problems can be found in the optional solutions manual on sale at the bookstore.

Week Date of Lecture Problems assigned from Lecture
1 8/27 Chem 110 review packet
Chapts. 2-4:
Review and know this material extremely well.
8/29 Chapt 14: 1,3,4,7,8,21,23,38,39,50,52
8/31 Chapt 14: 5,6,14,15,19,24,31,36,40,42,48,58,59,62,69,71
2 9/3 No class
9/5 Chapt 14: 26,76,78,80,82
9/7 Chapt 15: 3,4,5,6,7,9,15,16,21,22,30,32,34,36,40,42
3 9/10 Chapt 15: 8,46,47,48,50,52,54,84,85,86,91,92
9/12 Chapt 15: 10,11,12,17,18,60,68
Chapt 16:
5,7,8,23,34,35,36,42,44,48,50,52
9/14 Chapt 16: 68, complete questions on page 16-9 & 16-11 in class notes
Chapt 16: 9,10,25,54,56,59,60,61,62,64,66,68
4 9/17 Chapt 16: 70,72,74,75,76,77,80,84,103,125,130
9/19 Chapt 16: Work on questions assigned from notes on pages 16-14 thru 16-17
                  Continue working on HW from Monday
9/21 Chapt 16: 86,88,90,91,92,94
5 9/24 Chapt 17: 1,11,12,13,20,26,28,30,34,36
9/26 Chapt 17: Read sections 1-4 & 7.  Problems 40,42,46,4,5,6,19
9/28 Chapt 17: 48,50,54,57,60,84,88
6 10/1 Chapt 18: 1,2,3,6,8,9,14
10/3 Chapt 18: 19,20,23,24,25,40,42,46,54,60
10/5 Exam 1  Chapters 14-17
7 10/9 Chapt 18: 15,17,18,36,48,52,62,64,67,69
10/10 Chapt 19: 36,38,42
10/12 Chapt 19: 23,32,43,48,50,54
8 10/15 Chapt 19: 58,62,64,70,72,74,78,79,82,84,86,88
10/17 Chapt 19: 10,89,90,111,117
10/19 Make sure to know all the details of the commercial batteries we discussed in class including advantages/disadvantages.  The book is lacking in details and questions on this topic.
Also look over how Solar Cells work.
9 10/22 Chapt 19: 8,9,15,17,21,92,94,96,98,122
10/24 Chapt 22: 1,2,11,19,28,29,42,44,46,48,52
10/26 Chapt 22: 12,15,16,18,73-79  Be sure to also understand both linkage and coordinate sphere isomers.  The book does not have HW questions
10 10/29 Chapt 22: 21,22,23,25,26,30,53,54,56,58,60,62,64,66,68,85
10/31 Chapt 22: finish HW from Monday
Chapt 23: Review/read Chapter 10 in textbook on molecular geometries, especially hybridization sp3, sp2, sp
11/2 Chapt 23: 2,3,4,6,15,16,20,28,30,38,40,42,44,50
11 11/5 Chapt 23: 8,9,10,11,12,31d,32c,34,36,62,69
Chapt 23:
Understand and memorize the reaction covered in class
11/7 Chapt 23: Understand and memorize the mechanisms presented in class including the terms we used to describe (e.g. nucleophile, Lewis acid, oxonium ion, etc.)
Chapt 24: read Chapter 24 sections 1-3
11/9 Organic: see above
Chapt 13:
5,6,7,8,11,26,29,30,31
12 11/12 Chapt 13: 25, 35,37,44,48,52,56,58,64,70,72,74,76,80,82
11/14 Chapt 13: 18,19,20,22,24,83,86,89,90,91,94,120
11/16 Exam II Chapters 18-19, 22-23
13 11/19 See HW from 11/14 -  We will finish up Kinetics on this day.
- Get the lecture notes
- Practice worksheet on rate laws and mechanisms
11/21 Thanksgiving Break !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
11/23
14 11/26 Chapt 20: 1,18,26,80,82
Extra notes from lecture
Make sure to follow the lecture notes very closely for Nuclear Chemistry
11/28 Chapt 20: 2,3,4,19,24,36,38,40,42,54,97
Make sure to follow the lecture notes very closely for Nuclear Chemistry
11/30 Chapt 20: 11,12,21,23,30,72
Make sure to follow the lecture notes very closely for Nuclear Chemistry
15 12/3 Environmental: B/L/B Chapt.18: 1,3,6,8,9,11,14,16,17
12/5 Environmental: B/L/B Chapt.18: 20,21,23,24,25,41,43,52
12/7 Environmental: Practice quiz handed out in class.  Supplemental notes on CO2
Finals week

    12/14

Comprehensive Final Exam     Friday,  Dec. 14th 2:00-3:50pm
Fall 2012 Final Examination Schedule

(HW is not collected, but should be completed in preparation for the Final Exam)