CH301H - Principles of Chemistry I: Honors
 
Fall 2017, Unique 50135

Schedule

Week

Date

Topic

Book

HW

Evaluation

1 31 Aug. Introduction to course
1.4, A-B Homework 1, 2

2
5 Sept.
Structure of the atom, potential energy
3.3-3.4



7 Sept. Ionization energy, electron affinity, and electronegativity
3.5-3.6


3
12 Sept. Ionic and covalent bonds
3.8-3.9 Homework 3
Quiz 1

14 Sept.
Lewis dot structures, VSEPR 3.10-3.11

4 19 Sept. EXAM 1
Homework 4
EXAM 1

21 Sept. Waves and quantization of energy
4.1-4.2
Extra Credit 1
5 26 Sept. The Bohr model
4.3-4.4 Homework 5

28 Sept.
de Broglie, Heisenberg, and Schrodinger 4.4-4.5
Exam wrapper 1
6 3 Oct.
The Schrodinger Equation 4.5-4.6 Homework 6 Quiz 2

5 Oct. Schrodinger equation and PIAB continued 4.5-4.6

7 10 Oct. EXAM 2

Homework 7 EXAM 2

12 Oct. Class cancelled



8 17 Oct. The hydrogen atom 5.1 Homework 8
Quiz 3

19 Oct. Atomic orbitals and many electron atoms
5.1, 5.3-5.5
Exam wrapper 2
9 24 Oct. Molecular orbitals 6.2 Homework 9 Quiz 4

26 Oct. Diatomics 6.2-6.7

10 31 Oct.
EXAM 3
Homework 10 EXAM 3

2 Nov.
Polyatomics and hybridization 6.9-6.10
Extra Credit 2
11 7 Nov.
Organic molecules 7.2-7.6
Homework 11


9 Nov.
Organic molecules 7.2-7.6

Exam wrapper 3
12 14 Nov. Ideal gas law
9.1-9.7
Homework 12
Quiz 5

16 Nov.
Intermolecular forces
10.1-10.2

Seminar summary
13 21 Nov.
EXAM 4
Homework 13 EXAM 4

23 Nov.
**Thanksgiving, no class**


14 28 Nov.
First law of thermodynamics Chapter 12 Homework 14

30 Nov.
First law Chapter 12
Extra Credit 3
Exam wrapper 4
15 5 Dec.
Second law of thermodynamics Chapter 13
Homework 15 Quiz 6

7 Dec.
Second law
Chapter 13

Extra Credit 4








Final Exam: Friday, 15 December, 9 am - 12 pm. 
Location: TBA










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