General Chemistry 2
Jeff Gower (
MWF 8th Per.
Periods; R 7
Periods in CLB 314
Principles of General Chemistry
Edition, Martin S. Silberberg,
You should also obtain a spiral bound self-assessment notebook
Grade of C or higher in CHM 2045 plus MAC 1140 or MAC 1147 or MAC 2311.
LECTURE AND EXAM SCHEDULE (lecture schedule is tentative)
Jan. 9 – Feb. 8
Chemical Equilibrium; Acids and
Bases; Acid/Base Equilibria
Chaps. 17 – 19.2
Thursday, Feb. 9
Progress Exam 1
Feb. 10 – Mar. 14
Thermodynamics; Redox Reactions
20, 4.5–4.6, and
Thursday, Mar. 15
Progress Exam 2
Mar. 16 – Apr. 11
Main Group Elements; Metals and
Metallurgy; Transition Metals
Chaps. 14, 22, 23
Thursday, Apr. 12
Progress Exam 3
Apr. 13 – Apr. 25
Nuclear Chemistry; Cumulative
Chap. 23 and
Saturday, Apr. 28
ONLINE ASSESSMENT SCHEDULE (in Sakai Assessments)
(Assessments Open at 12:00am on Begin Dates and Close at 12:00am on Due Dates)
Jan. 23 Jan. 30 Feb. 20 Feb. 27 Mar. 26 Apr. 2
Jan. 28 Feb. 4
Feb. 25 Mar. 3
Mar. 31 Apr. 7
January 16 (MLK,Jr. Day); March 5–9 (Spring Break)
SAKAI (CLASS WEB SITE)
Here you will find the syllabus, your gradebook for the class, selected lecture material,
files, end-of-chapter problem solutions, class announcements, and other pertinent info for
It is your responsibility to check the Class Web Site often (as well as your
gradebook) to make sure that you do not miss important announcements and other
information and to ensure that your gradebook is accurate.
LECTURE ATTENDANCE AND ETIQUETTE:
Students should attend each
assigned lecture, but attendance is not monitored.
Keep in mind that although you may
decide to not attend lecture, you are nevertheless responsible for everything that is said in
No excuses, no exceptions.
Be in class on time.
If you arrive late, enter in the
REAR of the hall, NOT the front of the hall.
If possible, please keep the last row of the
hall reserved for students who need to leave lecture early.
Do not leave from mid-rows
or mid-hall, and only leave through rear doors and not front doors, unless for emergency.
When the instructor is speaking, DO NOT SPEAK, PERIOD!
It bothers your fellow
Failure to keep quiet during lecture will result in your being told to leave the