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2016-2017 Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 11100 - Introductory Chemistry

Course Credit: 1
(BCMB, BIOL, GEOL, NEUR)
Fundamental facts, concepts, and theories of chemistry and mathematical skills are emphasized. Topics include matter, measurements, calculations, elements, atomic theory, atomic mass, the mole, ionic and molecular compounds, types of bonding, mole calculations, types of reactions, limiting reagents, percent yield, solutions, gases, quantum mechanics, orbitals and electrons, electronic structure, atomic periodicity, and Lewis theory. Emphasis will be placed on problem-solving and the development of critical thinking skills. Three class hours per week. Annually. [MNS, Q]