Things to do by the end of Week 1 of Chemistry
Read Chapters 1-3 of
An Introduction to Chemistry Atoms First by Mark
Study all of the objectives for Chapters 1-3.
Study the glossary terms for Chapters 1-3, and work the glossary
quizzes on the Internet.
1 Glossary Quiz (Shockwave)
2 Glossary Quiz (Shockwave)
3 Glossary Quiz (Shockwave)
Memorize the following
base units for
length, mass, time, and temperature
(Table 1.1 page 11)
prefixes (Table 1.2 page 13)
English-metric conversion factors (Table 2.1 page 38)
Equations for Temperature Conversions (Page 58)
the names and symbols of the elements on the following table
(Table 3.1 page 83)
Study the following Sample Study Sheet
Sample Study Sheet 2.1 on page 41: Rounding Off Numbers Calculated Using
Multiplication and Division
Sample Study Sheet 2.2 on page 45: Rounding Off Numbers Calculated Using
Addition and Subtraction
Sample Study Sheet 2.3 page 54: Calculations Using Unit Analysis
Prepare short answers
for the following objectives.
Chapter 1: 11
Chapter 3: 2, 5, 6, 9, 24,
Convince yourself that you can work all the problems at the end
of Chapters 1-3.
Begin to look at the sample exams.
Summer 2008 Exam 1
Summer 2008 Exam 1 Key
Check out the following web resources
Appendix A: Measurement and Units
Appendix B: Scientific Notation
Conversion Factors Tutorial
Conversion Factors Help
Names and Symbols (Shockwave)
if you need answers.