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PT#1-8-29-11 - Atoms and Order (How the physicists captured...

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08-29-11 1 Atoms and Order (How the physicists captured the Periodic Table #1) Lynn A. Melton University of Texas at Dallas August 29, 2011
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Printing Lecture Notes 08-29-11 2
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Homework and Success The assigned homework problems cover all of the important – likely to be on exams – topics in a chapter. The quiz questions cover only the material treated through the Friday class before the Thursday deadline for the quiz – not all material in a chapter, not all the homework problems. 08-29-11 3
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Homework and Success The assigned homework problems cover all of the important – likely to be on exams – topics in a chapter. The hour exams and the final exam questions can come from any part of the chapters – good match to the homework problems. 08-29-11 4
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Learning Chemistry Should we start with observations (facts)? But then how do we help students connect the facts? Should we start with theories and calculations? Students would be able to connect facts, but they will have a hard time doing “chemistry”. 08-29-11 5
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Learning Chemistry Mount McChemley 08-29-11 6 One axis is theory, the other is facts.
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Mendeleev and the Periodic Table Human beings seem to be programmed to search for order and meaning. Others before Mendeleev had tried to create
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