There are several sections in this packet that you will need to cover on your own. They are:
Pages 1-3: Bonding introduction and definitions
Pages 18-19: Definitions and examples of acids and bases
Pages 20-21: Nomenclature of ionic compounds
Titration of Hydrogen Peroxide
Determine the concentration of a hydrogen peroxide aqueous solution. Compare the concentration
of several samples to determine the effect of age on the concentration.
Measurements and Solutions
Prepare a simple solution
Perform measurements of mass and volume, using equipment in the general chemistry lab.
Demonstrate the use of significant figures and rules when perfo
The Periodic Table
The periodic table is:
a shorthand way of summarizing information about the elements
arranged in order of increasing atomic number
broken into groups based on the electron configuration of the elements
Columns in t
Journal-Style Scientific Writing
To introduce the basics of journal-style scientific writing and explore the questions that need to be
answered in different sections of a journal article.
Displaying Data Graphically
Determine the most common learning preferences in a group of students.
Describe graphical ways in which data can be displayed. List the types of the graphs that are most
Qualitative Analysis of Amino Acids
To determine the identity of an amino acid sample and to characterize the pure materials.
To introduce chemical testing, melting point determination, and thin layer ch
Electronic Structure of the Atom
Bohr's Model of the Atom
What Bohr Knew
Neils Bohr proposed the first nearly correct description of the location of electrons in an atom.
His proposal was based on the experimental results of scientists before him and on
Facts, Approximations and Assumptions
Fact something known to be true, usually by direct observation
Assumption something regarded as true without actual knowledge of it being so
Approximation an estimation of some particular value
Determine the Hreaction for the decomposition of H2O2 and compare this to the true Hreaction.
Describe the principles of calorimetry.
Measuring Mass and Volume (review)
1. How do some historians say Greek geography influenced the culture?
(Independent thinking (stasis view)
Greece was made up of several thousand islands that were small and steep. If one
could completely control an isl
Plague of Athens Memo
The plague of Athens was a disease that killed almost one-third of the population of
Athens. This mysterious disease has not been identified with certainty yet. Thucydides wrote the
description that states th
1. Now that we are several weeks into the semester, go back and reread the Rig Veda
selection at the beginning of your book. What characteristics of this passage
In the Rig Veda, The one is most likely refe
1. In your opinion, what are the most important technological achievements of the
The most important technology achieved by the Han are the crank, winnowing device,
and compass. I chose these three technologies bec
Pre Modern Essay Questions
Essay Question 1:
When Gilgamesh lost his friend Enkidu, he grieved for them like anyone would for
someone they cared dearly about and knew well. We too grieve for our loved ones and accept
1. Define the following terms: Paleolithic, Neolithic, culture, sympathetic magic,
megaliths, pictograph, cuneiform, and animism.
Paleolithic The old stone age.
Neolithic The new stone age.
Culture Everything you a
1. Give a brief overview of Germanic tribes. Where were they from and what
characterized them culturally?
Germanic tribes were made up of people who migrated throughout Europe. These
tribes often plundered nearby communities
Taoism Research Paper
Taoism is a free-flowing, go-with-it type of philosophy compared to other philosophies
and religions. There are many reasons for this that branch off of their beliefs in Taoism. The base
of this Philosophy (o
Alfred Crosbys claims that the large decline of the Native American population is more
the fault of environment than biology. I do agree with Crosbys claim because the main reason
the Natives started to die off is
The Scalpel and The Silver Bear
Dr. Lori Alvord write about her struggles and her amazing achievement. Dr. Alvord is the
first Navajo female surgeon. Throughout her struggles while she achieved this feat she remained