• CLEP Chemistry

     

     
    Chapters 1: Matter and Measurement
    Chapter 2: Atoms, Molecules and Ions
    Handouts
    Chapter 1 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
        1.2 - 1.3 Classification/Properties of Matter worksheet [pdf] 
        1.4 - 1.6 Unit Conversion and DA Review [pdf]
        1.4 - 1.6 Units and Dimensional Analysis Lecture wksht  [pdf]
     Atomic Structure - see Atomic History Video
     
    Nomenclature Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Periodic Table [Word]
    Polyatomic Ion Table [word]
        Naming Ionic Compounds worksheet [pdf
        Naming Acids wksht [pdf]
        Naming Covalent Compounds wksht [pdf
        Combo Nomenclature wksht [pdf]
        Naming All Kinds of Compounds Race [word]
     Extra: Naming Ionic Compounds Flashcard Activity [pdf]
     
    Lab Safety Agreement
    Separation of Mixtures Lab [pdf]
    Intro to Accuracy of Lab Equipment Lab [pdf]
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chapter 1: 1.2, 1.14, 1.24 (a only), 1.36 (a-c only), 1.48
    Chapter 2 : 2.6, 2.16, 2.26 (a,b only), 2.30 (a-c only), 2.36 (a-c only), 2.42 (a-c), 2.44 (a-c)
    Practice Tests
    Practice Quizzes    Chapter 1 [click]    Chapter 2 [click]
    ** These are useful tools but do not contain all the material that will be on the quiz *
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 3: Stoichiometry
    Handouts
    Chapter 3 Lecture Notes [pdf]
      3.1 - 3.2 worksheet Chemical Equations; Balancing [pdf]
      3.3 Atomic /Molecular Weights [word] and 3.4 The Mole [pdf]
      3.5 Empirical Formulas from Analysis [pdf]
      3.6 Quantitative Info from Balanced Equations [word]
      3.7 Limiting Reactants [pdf]
     
    Mass to Mass Stoichiometry lab [pdf]
    Determining Avogadro's Number Lab [Word]
    Percent Composition of a Hydrate Lab [word]   Pre-Lab Worksheet [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chap Review probs[#6(a,b), 10(a,b), 14, 18, 20 (a),22(b), 24(a,b), 29(a,b), 34, 36,
    40(a),43(a), 46(a), 50,
      52, 60,  64, 68, 74, 76]

    Challenge Problem: 3.92 (combustion analysis)

    Practice Tests
    Online Practice Quiz [click]  Printable version [pdf]
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 4: Aqueous Reactions and Solution Stoichiometry
    Handouts
    Chapter 4 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]   [pdf]
       4.1 - 4.2 General Properties of Solutions and Precip Reactions [pdf]
       4.3 Acid-Base Reactions [pdf]
       4.4 REDOX Reactions [pdf
         Balancing REDOX ion-electron method Lecture notes [pdf] wksht [pdf]
       4.5 Concentrations of Solutions [pdf]
       4.6 Will include material in lab; titration skipped until Acids/Bases
     
    Double Replacement Lab [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chap Review probs: #4, 6, 12, 18, 20, 26, 28, 36, 38, 40, 42, 52,55, 56, 62, 66, 68, 76
    Practice Tests
    Online Practice Quiz [click]
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 5:Thermochemistry
    Handouts
    Chapter 5 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]  [pdf]
       5.1 - 5.4 Energy and Enthalpy Lecture worksheet [pdf]     
       5.5 and 5.8 Calorimetry and Foods worksheet [pdf]
       5.6 Hess's Law [pdf]
       5.7 Enthalpies of Formation [pdf]
    Internet Food Value Activity [pdf]
    AP Thermochemistry Review [pdf]
     
    Frito/Cheeto Calorimetry Lab [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems

    Chapter Review probs: #4, 8, 16, 22, 28(a-c), 36(a-c), 42, 44, 52, 54, 62, 66, 74

    Practice Tests
     
    Online Practice Quiz [click]
    Chapter 5 Practice Quiz [pdf]
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]
    Calorimetry Video [WMF]
    Enthalpy Introduction [YouTube Clip

     

     

     
    Chapters 6: Electronic Structure of Atoms
    Handouts
    Chapter 6 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]   [pdf]
       Equation Sheet [pdf]
       6.1 - 6.4 Worksheet-complete after Lecture [pdf]
       6.1 - 6.4 CD Activity [pdf]
       6.5 - 6.6 Quantum Mechanics and Orbitals Worksheet [pdf]
       6.8 - 6.9 Electron Configurations and the PT Worksheet [pdf]
     
    Flame Test Lab [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chapter Review probs: #8, 12, 14, 18, 24, 26, 28(a), 34, 40, 44, 52, 54, 58, 64, 66(a-c)
    Practice Tests
     
    Online Practice Quiz [click]
    Links
     
    Wave Particle Duality and x-ray video [WMF]
    Bohr Model of the Atom Video [WMF]
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 7: Periodic Properties of the Elements
    Handouts
    Trends of the Periodic Table Notes [PowerPoint]
    7.5 Chemical Equations worksheet [pdf]
    Summary and Practice AP Questions [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chap HW Problems #1, 6, 8, 24, 28, 32, 42, 46(a,b), 54(a,b)
    Practice Tests
     
    Online Practice Quiz [click]
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]
    Periodic Table Video [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 8: Basic Concepts of Chemical Bonding
    Handouts
    Chapter 8.1 - 8.5 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Lewis Structure Worksheet #1 [Word]
    Lewis Structure Worksheet #2 [pdf]
    Bond Enthalpy (8.9) - we will use the CD companion in class to explore this
     
    Analysis of a Silver Alloy Lab [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems

    Chap 8 HW Probs: #2, 10(a-c), 12,15,24(a,b), 28(a,b), 38(a,b), 40(a,c), 48, 52, 58, 60, 64, 66(a,b)

    Practice Tests
    Chapter 8 Summary [word]
    ** There will be a chapter 8 and 9 Test**
    Links
    Online Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 9: Molecular Geometry and Bonding Theories
    Handouts
    Chapter 9 Lecture Notes
    Chapter 9.1 - 9.6 CD Lab [pdf]
    VSEPR Lecture handout [pdf]
    Geometry Flashcards [pdf]  Answer Sheet [pdf]
    VSEPR lab [pdf]
     
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chapter 9 HW Probs: [#4, 6, 12, 14(a-c), 20(a,b), 24(a-d),30(a,b), 36, 42, 53,54
    Practice Tests
    Chapter 8 and 9 practice Quiz [pdf]; test will be on Chapters 8 and 9
    Links
    Molecular Geometry Website [Click]
    Hybridization Tutorial [Click]
    Sigmna and Pi Bonds Animation [Click]

     

     

     
    Chapters 10: Gases
    Handouts
    Chapter 10 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]  [pdf] - lecture covers 10.4 - 10.9
    10.1 - 10.3 CD lab [pdf]
    10.5 - 10.9 lecture worksheet [pdf]
    Molar Volume of a Gas Lab [pdf]
    Boyles Law Lab [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chap HW probs: #2, 10(a), 22(a,b), 26, 32, 36, 38, 44, 50, 58, 61(a), 62, 66, 67, 72
     
    Practice Tests
    Online Practice Quiz [click]
    Links
    Online problem Solving Center [click]
    Pressure Simulation [click]
    Average Molecular Speed Simulation [click]
    Effusion Simulation [click]
     
     
     

     

     

     
    Chapter 11: Intermolecular Forces, Solids and Liquids                  
    Handouts
    Chapter 11 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Lecture Outline [pdf]  Lesson Planner [pdf]
    Website Lab
    11.2 IMF Worksheet [pdf]
    11.3 Penny mini-lab [pdf]
    11.4 - 11.6 Lecture handout/worksheet [pdf]
    11.8 Solids Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
       Comparing IMF Worksheet [pdf]
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chap HW problems: 2, 10, 12(a-c), 14, 16, 24, 30, 34, 38, 40, 46, 48, 53, 70
    Practice Tests
    Website Test and Online Practice Problems [Click]
    ** There will be a Chapter 11 and 13 combined test**
     
    Links
    Study Cards [Word]
    IMF animations and Notes [Click]
    Gecko Video [WMF]
    Capillary Action Animation [Click]
    Phase Diagrams Animation [Click]
     

     

     
     
     
    Chapter 13: Properties of Solutions                                                          
    Handouts
    Chapter 13 Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Study List [Word]
    Study Questions [Word]
    Equation Sheet [pdf]
    AP Practice Problems [pdf]
    Vitamin Essay Assignment [Word]
    13.1 - 13.3 Solutions Intro Worksheet [pdf]
    13.4 Concentration Worksheet [pdf]
    13.5 - 13.6 Colligative Properties and Colloids Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
     
    Vapor Pressure over Water Lab [pdf]   Excel Calculation Sheet [excel]
    Chapter HW Problems

    Chapter HW problems: 4, 10, 14, 16, 19, 22, 24(a), 26(a), 30, 34(a,b), 42, 46(a,b), 52, 58, 64

    Practice Tests
    Website Test and Online Practice Problems [Click]
    Chapter 11 and 13 Practice Test [pdf]; test will be on chapter 11 and 13
    Links
    Scuba Video [Media Player]
    Osmosis Animation [Click]
     
     
    Chapter 14: Chemical Kinetics                                                            
    Handouts
    AP Lecture Notes [pdf]
    14.1-14.2 Lecture Notes/example problems [pdf]  teaching version [pdf]
        14.1 Additional worksheet [pdf]
       14.2 Dependence of Rate on Concentration Lecture Worksheet [pdf]  #2 [pdf]
    14.3 Change in concentration with Time worksheet [pdf]
        Online Kinetics Lab [Excel]  link to lab [Link]  My results 2010 [pdf]
    14.4 Temperature and Rate -- Collision Model and Activation Energy (see AP notes)
    14.5 Reaction Mechanisms Lecture Worksheet [pdf]  Practice worksheet [pdf]
    14.6 Catalysts  Lecture Notes [pdf]
       Catalytic Converter Assignment [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    14.1 HW Practice Exercises pages 514, 515
    14.2 HW Practice Exercises pages 518, 519 and worksheet #2 (see above)
    14.3 and 14.4 Chapter HW Problems #25,26,28,32
    14.5 Chapter HW Problems #53 - 57, 59, 60
    14.6 Chapter HW Problems #61 - 64
     
    Chapter 14 HW packet [pdf]
       14.2 Rate Law Assignment:
          HW packet [M/C #1-6,8,11,13,14] [FR #1 (a-c), 2(a,b), 3(a,b)]
     
       14.5 Rate Mechanism Assignment:
          HW Packet [M/C #7] [FR #1 (d), 2(d), 3(d)]
     
    Practice Tests
    Website Test and Online Practice Problems [Click]
    AP Style Online Practice [Click]
    **There will be a Chapter 14 Quiz
     
    Links
    Clock Reaction Simulation [Click]
    Enzymes Video [Media Player]
    H2O2 Catalyzed Decomp Reaction [Media Player]
     
     
    Chapter 15: Chemical Equilibrium                                                        
    Handouts
    Chapter 15 PowerPoint Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Chapter 15 Summary [pdf]
    15.1 - 15.3 Equilibrium Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
    15.4-15.5 Equilibrium Constant Application Lecture Worksheet  [pdf]
    15.4 Reaction Quotient Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
    15.6 LeChatelier's Principle and Catalysts Worksheet [pdf]
    AP Multiple Choice Practice Worksheet [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chapter HW Problems:
    Assignment (1) Section 15.1-15.3 [#2, 8, 10, 16(a)]
    Assignment (2) Section 15.4-15.5 [#20, 24, 28, 30]
    Assignment (3) Section 15.6 [#44] 
     
    Rate and Equilibrium: (Included w/Chap 15 Equilibrium)
         AP Packet from Kinetics: [M/C #9,10,12] [FR #4 (a-c), 5(a-d), 6]
           Click [HERE] for a copy 
     
    Practice Tests
    Website Test and Online Practice Problems [Click]
    **There will be a take home quiz for this chapter*
     
    Links
    Equilibrium Video [Media Player]
    LeChatelier Video [Media Player]
     

     

     
    Chapter 16: Acids, Bases and Salts
    Handouts
    Chapter 16 PowerPoint Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    Polyprotic Acid Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    16.1 - 16.3 Intro and Autoionization of H20 Lecture worksheet [pdf]
    16.4-16.5 pH Scale and Strong Acids/Bases Lecture worksheet [pdf]
    16.6-16.7 Weak Acids/Bases Lecture worksheet [pdf]
    16.6 - 16.7 Polyprotic Lecture worksheet [pdf]
    16.8 Ka-Kb Relationship Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
    16.9 Salts - see pH of Salts Lab
    pH Lab [pdf]
    pH of Salts lab [pdf]
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    Chapter HW Problems:  
    Assignment (1) Section 16.1-16.3 [#4,6,8,16,18,19(a),20(a,b)]
    Assignment (2) Section 16.4-16.5 [#26,28,32(a,b),34(a,b),36]
    Assignment (3) Section 16.6-16.7 [#40,42,48,52,62,66] 
    Assignment (4) Section 16.8-16.9 [#70,74,78]
    Assignment (5) Section 16.10-16.11 [#82, 90]
     
    Practice Tests
    Chapter 16 Summary Worksheet [pdf]
    ** There will be a Chapter 16 and 17 test**
    Links
    Great Acid - Base Animations we will use in class [click]
    Strong vs. Weak Acid Dissociation Animation [click]
     

     

     
    Chapter 17: Aqueous Equilibria
    Handouts
    17.1 Common Ion Effect Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
    17.2 Buffers Lecture worksheet [pdf]
    17.3 Titration Lecture Notes [pdf]
    17.4 Solubility Equilibria [pdf]
    Dissociation of a Weak Acid Lab [pdf]
    Titration Labs [HCl with NaOH] [CH3COOH with NaOH]  [ NH3 with HCl
    Titration Graphs   [HCl and NaOH]  [CH3COOH and NaOH]  [NH3 and HCl]
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    17.1 HW included in Lecture worksheet    Extra Probs [#2, 4, 6(a,b), 8(a,b)]
    17.2 HW included in Lecture worksheet    Extra Probs [10, 12(a), 14, 18]
    17.3 HW #21, 22, 26(a,b), 30(a,b),
    17.4-17.5 HW #34, 36, 38, 40(a,b)
     
    Practice Tests
    Chapter Summary Worksheet [pdf]
    ** There will be a Chapter 16 and 17 Test**
    Links
    Great Buffer Animation [Click] - we will use this in class
    Intro to Buffers Video[Media Player]

    H2CO3 – HCO3- Blood Buffer System [Media Player]

    HC2H3O2 - NaC2H3O2 Buffer System [Media Player]
    Titration Video [Media Player]

     

     
    Chapter 18: Chemistry and the Environment
    Handouts
     
    Chapter HW Problems
     
    Practice Tests
     
    Links

     

     
    Chapter 19: Thermodynamics
    Handouts
    Thermodynamics lecture Notes [PowerPoint]   Notes [word]
    AP Review Packet [pdf]
    AP Questions [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    HW #1 Section 19.1 - 19.4 [#2, 8, 14, 20, 26, 27, 30(a,b), 34(a,b)]
    HW #2 Section 19.5 - 19.6 [36, 38, 42(a,b), (44, 50 Good Questions)]
    HW #3 Section 19.7          [#58, 62(a,b), 64]
    Practice Tests
     
    Practice Quiz #1 [click]
    Practice Quiz #2 [click]
    LinksTextbook Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     
    Chapter 20: Electrochemistry
    Handouts
    Electrochemistry Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]
    20.1 - 20.2 REDOX Equations/balancing Lecture Worksheet [pdf]
      Balancing REDOX ion-electron method Lecture notes [pdf] wksht [pdf]
    20.3 - 20.4 Voltaic Cells and EMF lecture worksheet [pdf]
    20.5 - 20.6 Concentration and Effect on cell EMF
    20.7 - 20.8 Batteries and Corrosion - see Internet assignment
    20.9 Electrolysis [pdf]    Practice Problem [PowerPoint]
    Citris Battery Lab Contest [pdf]
    Chapter HW Problems
    HW #1 Section 20.1 - 20.2 [#4(a,b), 6, 8(b,c)]
    HW #2 Section 20.3 - 20.4 [#12, 14, 18, 20, 24, 26(a,b), 36] or Finish Lecture wksht
    HW #3 Section 20.5 - 20.6 [#44, 46(a,b), 48, 50, 52(a), 57(a-c), 60(a)]
    HW #3 Section 20.7 - 20.8 [#64, 68]
    HW #4 Section 20.9 [#76, 79, 86]
     
    Review Book Exercises:
    #1) Exercises 13.3 - 13.5 (Redox review, writing and balancing REDOX equations) and ion-electron method worksheet (see above)
    #2) Exercise 13.6 Electrolytic Cells Review
    #3) Exercise 13.7 Galvanic Cells Review
    Practice Tests
    Practice Quiz #1 [click]
    Practice Quiz #2 [click]
    Links
    20.7 Batteries Internet Assignment [PowerPoint]
    Textbook Problem Solving Center [click]

     

     
    Chapter 21: Nuclear Chemistry
    Handouts
    Nuclear Chemistry Notes [PowerPoint]  notes [word]
    21.1 - 21.2 Radioactivity and Stability Lecture Handout [pdf]
    21.3 (covered in lecture notes)
    21.4 1/2 Life Lecture Handout [pdf]
    21.5 Detection of Radioactive Activity (covered in lecture notes)
    21.6 - skip
    21.7 - 21.8 Fission and Fusion Lecture Handout
    21.9 Biological Effects of Radiation lecture handout
       Chernobyl Heart Video
     
    Chapter HW Problems
    Section 21.1 - 21.2: #1 - 8
    Section 21.3 - 21.4: #24, 28, 30, 32, 34, 36
    Section 21.7 - 21.9: #53, 55, 56, 58  
    Practice Tests
    Online Practice problems and Tests
    Links
     

     

     
    Chapter 22: Chemistry of the Nonmetals
    Handouts
     
    Chapter HW Problems
     
    Practice Tests
     
    Links

     

     
    Chapter 23: Metals and Metallurgy
    Handouts
     
    Chapter HW Problems
     
    Practice Tests
     
    Links

     

     
    Chapter 24: Chemistry of Coordination Compounds
    Handouts
    Lecture Notes [PowerPoint]  Notes [word]
    Chapter HW Problems
     
    Practice Tests
     
    Links
     

     

     
    Chapter 25: Chemistry of Life: Organic and Biological Chemistry
    Handouts
    Organic Chemistry Video [Video]
     
    Chapter HW Problems
     
    Practice Tests
     
    Links