All students will gain an understanding of the structure and behavior of matter. Students will study chemicals and elements and their interactions.
Books: Chemistry - Addison Wesley
Topics covered include, but are not limited to: Matter and its Changes, Problem Solving in Chemistry, Atomic Structure, Chemical Names and Formulas, Chemical and Physical Reactions, Stoichiometry, Thermochemistry, Gas Behavior, Solutions, Ionic Compounds, Reaction Rates, Acids and Bases, Oxidation-Reduction Reactions, Electrochemistry, Functional Groups and Organic Reactions
Check out the links below for homework and the powerpoints/videos used in class.
CHECK OUT THIS LINK FOR SOME SIG. FIG. HELP! http://www.chem.sc.edu/faculty/morgan/resources/sigfigs/index.html
CHECK OUT THIS LINK FOR HELP WITH UNIT CONVERSION: http://www.sciencespot.net/Media/metriccnvsn2.pdf