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CHM 112 Section 1



Date

Lecture Topic

January 23, 2006

Course description, Introduction to kinetics

January 25, 2006

Rates of Reaction, Rate Laws, The Method of Inital Rates

January 27, 2006

Method of Initial Rates - an Example, Integrated Rate Laws

January 30, 2006

Half-life, Collision Theory, Transition State Theory

February 1, 2006

Arrhenius Theory, Elementary reactions

February 3, 2006

Reaction Mechanisms, Catalysis

February 6, 2006

Introduction to Equilibrium, Mass Action Expressions

February 8, 2006

Evaluating Equilibrium constants, Law of Multiple Equilibria, Phase of Matter in Equilibria

February 13, 2006

Reaction Quotient, LeChatelier's Priniciple

February 15, 2006

Quantitative Use of Equilibrium Constants

February 17, 2006

Arrhenius Acids & Bases, Brønsted-Lowry Definition

February 22, 2006

Lewis Acids & Bases, Strong Acids, Strong Bases

February 24, 2006

Molecular Structure and Acid Strength

February 27, 2006

Kw, pH & pOH for Strong Acids and Bases

March 1, 2006

Weak acids, Evaluation of Ka and pKa

March 3, 2006

Finding the pH of Weak Acid solutions using Ka

March 6, 2006

Polyprotic Acids

March 8, 2006

Weak Bases, Ka-Kb Relationship

March 20, 2006

Acid/Base Properties of Salt Solutions

March 22, 2006

Common Ion Effect

March 24, 2006

Buffers

March 27, 2006

Acid-Base Reactions, Titrations

March 29, 2006

Precipitation Reactions, Solubility Product Constant Ksp

March 31, 2006

Common Ion Effect in Precipitation, Quantitative Prediction of Precipitation

April 3, 2006

Fractional Precipitation, Acids & Bases and Solubility

April 5, 2006

Complex Ion Equilibria, Effect on Solubility

April 10, 2006

First Law of Thermodynamics

April 12, 2006

Second Law, Third Law

April 14, 2006

Using Gibb's Energy, Trouton's Rule

April 17, 2006

Gibb's Energy & Equilibrium, van t'Hoff Equation

April 19, 2006

Review of Oxidation Numbers, Balancing Redox Reactions

April 21, 2006

Electrochemical Cells, work-Energy-cell potential relation, Standard Potentials

April 24, 2006

Using Standard Potentials, Equilibrium Constants

April 26, 2006

Nernst Equation

May 1, 2006

Final Exam Review, SET Administered
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