Checklist 2

Checklist 2

Things to do by the end of Week 2 of Chemistry 1A.

Read Chapter 3 of Chemistry, The Molecular Science by Moore, Stanitski, and Jurs.  

Study the following objectives in the Chemistry 1A booklet. 

All Objectives for Chapters 1 and 2. 

Objectives 1-18 in Chapter 3

The things you need to memorize include

The glossaries found in the booklet for Chapters 1 and 2

Test your skills on the glossary terms by working the glossary quizzes for Chapters 1 and 2.

Chapter 1 Glossary Quiz (Shockwave)

Chapter 2 Glossary Quiz (Shockwave)

Make study sheets for

Rounding off answers from calculations (See Sample Study Sheet 2.1: Rounding off Numbers Calculated Using Multiplication and Division on pages 20-22 of the 1A Booklet and Sample Study Sheet 2.2: Rounding off Numbers Calculated Using Addition and Subtraction on page 24 of the 1A Booklet.)

Unit conversions (See Sample Study Sheet 2.3: Calculations Using Unit Analysis on page 25 of the 1A Booklet.)

Short answer objectives 2, 3, 4, 5 for Chapter 3

Predictions using Electronegativities (See Sample Study Sheet 3.1: Electronegativity, Types of Chemical Bonds, and Bond Polarity on page 41 of the 1A Booklet.)

Attend SI sessions (for a general orientation to the course, for specific questions, for help with possible quiz questions,...)

Tutor - Michelle Luis

SI Schedule - In PS 206 less told otherwise 

TuTh 10-11 am

Work the problems on the worksheets provided in class, and check your answers on the Net.

Prepare for next week's quiz. The possible quiz questions are at the following web address. 


Consider reading Chapters 3 and 8 of An Introduction to Chemistry.

Chapter 3: An Introduction to Chemistry

Study Guide Chapter 3: An Introduction to Chemistry

Chapter 8: Unit Conversions

Study Guide Chapter 8: Unit Conversions

The following web tools relate to this week's information.

Element Properties

Isotope Notation

Conversion Factors Tutorial

Conversion Factors Help

Ask questions if you need answers.