Welcome to SCH 4CI

HOMEPAGE

  • Concepts that form the basis of modern chemistry
  • Qualitative analysis, quantitative relationships in chemical reactions
  • Organic chemistry and electrochemistry
  • Chemistry as it relates to the quality of the environment
  • Variety of laboratory techniques, Skills in data collection and scientific analysis, and communicate scientific information using appropriate terminology.
  • Emphasis on the role of chemistry in daily life and in the development of new technologies and products.
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Course Outline

Course Agenda

Test Review Sheets

Unit 1: Qualitative Chemistry

Unit 2: Quantitative Chemistry

Unit 3: Organic Chemistry

Unit 4: Environmental Chemistry

Unit 5: Electrochemistry

 

Chemistry Resources

Naming Package

Textbook solutions

Internet Relevent Links

CHEM GUIDE

General Chemistry Textbook

Course Outline

Units

Titles

Times

PreUnit

Safety

  • WHIMS Symbols
  • Procedures in laboratory safety
  • Safety warnings on chemical containers
2 hours

Unit 1

Unit 1 Review

Matter and Qualitative Analysis

  • Observation versus Inference
  • Quantitative versus Qualitative
  • Bohr Diagrams and Periodic Table
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum
  • Emmision Spectra, Absorption Spectra, Flame Tests
  • Relevence of the Bohr Model and Spectra
  • Conductivity
  • Ionic Compounds
  • Covalent Compounds
  • Electronegativity and Polarity
  • Reactivity & Types of Reactions
  • Solubility and Predicting a Precipitate
  • Flow Chart Creation for identifying an unknown ion in solution
20 hours

Unit 2

Unit 2 Review

Quantitative Chemical Techniques

20 hours

Unit 3, Unit 4, Unit 5

Unit 3 Review

Unit 4 Review

Unit 5 Review

Organic Chemistry

  • Powerpoint Notes
  • Safety Issues with Organic Compounds
  • Intro, the carbon atom, bonding
  • Classification of Organic Compounds
  • The Alkanes
  • Alkenes and Alkynes
  • Properties of Organic Compounds
  • Alkanes+Cycloalkanes
  • Alkenes+Alkynes
  • Reactions of Hydrocarbons
  • Refining, Distillation, Cracking
  • Functional Groups
  • Organic Chemistry and Industry
20 hours

Electrochemistry

  • Powerpoint Notes
  • Oxidation - Reduction Reactions
  • Oxidation Numbers
  • Activity Series
  • Conductors and Nonconductors
  • Galvanic Cells
  • Consumer Cells and Batteries
  • Corrosion
  • Electrolytic Cells
  • Electrolysis
  • Tutorial Animations
20 hours

Chemistry in the Environment

  • Water Chemistry Notes
  • Acids and Bases
    • Properties
    • strong and weak
    • pH scale
    • calculating pH
    • reactions
    • the titration
20 hours
Unit 6

Final Assessment Tasks

  • Final Exam
2 hours