Home of the Cougars!
Podcast over how I expect your podcast notebook to look like for honors chemistry.
First day stuff over rules and expectations in honors chemistry.
What is chemistry, matter and chemical changes.
Measurements, math in science and the metric system.
Significant figures and error in measurement.
Sig figs and showing your work with conversion factors.
Review of sig figs and conversion factors.
Chasing the units.
Atoms, isotopes and average atomic mass.
Nuclear chemistry and the nucleus.
Early atomic models.
Electrons in atoms, the properties of light and how wavelengths, frequencies and energies are related.
Atoms and electrons with the Bohr model.
Structures of atoms and electrons including quantum numbers.
Electrons in atoms and orbital diagrams.
Electron configurations and nobel gas configurations.
Electron orbitals- more on the D and F orbitals.
The history of the periodic table.
Periodic trends- atomic and ionic radii
Periodic trends- ionization energy and electron affinity
Polyatomic ions- need to know for the QUIZ!
All about ions!
Ionic nomenclature- names and formulas
Ionic compounds structure, properties and formulas.
Electronegativety and bond type.
Covalent bonds and molecular compounds.
Lewis dot structures.
VSEPR theory and molecular geometry.
Bond polarity and polar bonds
Molecules with dipoles and dipole-dipole attractions.
Intermolecular attrations- dipole-diple, hydrogen bonds and London dispersion forces.
Finishing up molecular compounds, resonance structures and exceptions to the octet rule.
Molar convsersion- moles to particles and moles to mass.
Molar conversions- grams to moles and moles to grams.
Molar volume and gas density.
Using chemical formulas- empirical and molecular formulas.
Balancing chemical equations.
Types of chemical reactions.
Single replacement reactions and using an activity series.
Precipitation and net ionic reactions.
Stoichiometry and mole to mole ratios.
Stoichiometry- mass to mass problems.
Stoichiometry, limiting reactants and percent yield.
Kinetic theory and states of matter.
Properties of gases, vapor pressure and phase diagrams.
Gas laws- Boyle's law and Charle's law
Gas laws, Gay-Lussac's law and Avogadros law.
Gas laws- combine gas law.
Gas laws- the Ideal Gas Law!
Dalton's law of partial pressure.
Gas laws-Graham's law
The dissolving process and solutions.
Solutions and rate of dissolving.
Molarity and the concentration of solutions.
Thermochemistry- endothermic and exothermic reactions.
Thermochemistry, heat capacity and specific heat.
Thermochemistry and enthalpy changes in reactions.
Phase changes and heating/cooling curves.
Thermochemistry- calorimetry, heats of formation and heats of reactions.
Thermochemistry and Hess's Law
Entropy and disorder in reactions.
Free energy and spontaneous reactions.
Reaction rates and kinetics.
Chemical kinetics and rate laws.
Chemical equilibirum problems.
Chemical equilibrium and Le Chatlier's principle.
Basic definitions of what acids and bases are and thier properties.
Naming acids and bases.
Definitions of acids and bases.
pH and the pH scale.
pH, pOH, hydrogen ions and hydroxide ions- how they are all related.
pH, pOH and acid-base titration problems.
Review of acid and base stuff.
Strenght of acids and bases. Weak acid problems.
Weak bases and weak base problems.
Nuclear notes over the nucleus and the types of radio active decay.
Nuclear notes over fission and fusion.
A review of Stoichiometry!
Review of chemical nomenclature- names and formulas.