CHM 2045, General Chemistry 1
Dr. Kathryn R. Williams, CLB 220, 392-7369, email@example.com
Office Hours: M,W,
2:30-3:30 PM; T, Th, F, 9:30-10:30 AM
M,T,W,Th, period 4 (12:30-1:45) in CLB C130;
Friday discussions; All exam and quizzes
will be given during the regular class period.
CHM 2045 is the first half of the two-semester general chemistry sequence for science majors.
Topics include: chemical formulas and reactions, stoichiometry, states of matter, thermochemistry,
quantum theory and the periodic table, chemical bonding, solutions, kinetics, and chemical equilibria.
To proceed to CHM 2046, students must earn at least a C (not C-) in CHM 2045.
Passing score on the Chemistry Readiness Assessment (6 or higher on each portion, math and
chemistry) OR Grade of C or higher in CHM 1025 OR Score of 3 or higher on the AP Chemistry Exam
OR Score of 4 or higher on the IB Chemistry Exam
MAC 1140 OR MAC 1147 OR MAT 2311.
Students may take the MAC prereq concurrently with CHM 2045, but the MAC requirement MUST be
met prior to taking CHM 2046.
Silberberg, Martin S.
Principles of General Chemistry
ed.; McGraw-Hill: New York, 2010.