Lecture_Notes_082609

Lecture_Notes_082609 - Lecture Note 8/26/2009

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CHEMICAL FOUNDATIONS Zumdahl Chapter 1
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Why Study Chemistry? y Definition: The scientific study of matter, it properties, and interactions with other matter and with energy y Why do we care?
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Why are you taking this class? Chem/Biochem majo r Pre-med student E n g in e rin s t ud Other 0% 0% 0% 0% 1. Chem/Biochem major 2. Pre-med student 3. Engineering student 4. Other 15
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What Will We Learn? Chapter Chapter Contents Contents 1 Chemical Foundations 2 Atoms, Molecules, and Ions 3 Stoichiometry 4 Solution Stoichiometry 5 Gases 6 Thermochemistry 7 Atomic Structure and Periodicity 8 Bonding: General Concepts 9 Covalent Bonding: Orbitals 10 Liquids and Solids 11 Properties of Solutions
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Scientific Method 1. Observations Quantitative Qualitative 2. Formulating Hypothesis 3. Performing Experiments 4. Test Hypothesis on New Experiments
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y A law summarizes what happens experimentally through observations y A theory is an attempt to explain
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2009 for the course CHEM 105ALg taught by Professor Bau during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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Lecture_Notes_082609 - Lecture Note 8/26/2009

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