Chemistry

Syllabus





Printable Periodic Table

Calendar



Intro to Chem


Powerpoints




Handouts








Labs






Unit 1: Atoms

Atoms and the Periodic Table

Powerpoints





Handouts









Labs






Unit 2: Biochemistry

Bonds and Biochemistry

Powerpoints







Handouts
Light Article











Labs




Notebook Check:
Warm-ups
Notes (Lewis and Macromolecules)
Hydrocarbon Worksheet-stapled
Macromolecule Lab (not period 7)
Unit 2 Review-stapled



MythBusting Project






AWESOME example of a MythBuster Project. Do you want all the points on the rubric? Do you want to earn 100%? Please check out the APA formatting, the citations, the overall format, the sample data tables and graphs, the bibliography, and the amount of effort into this paper:




Hour of code


Hour of code, Frozen Link

Midterm Exam








Environmental Analytical Chemistry Article:
Nanotechnology for Water Treatment


Unit 3: Moles


Powerpoints









Handouts and Labs












Articles


Nail Polish Link:
Nail Polish

Chocolate Article Link:
Chocolate

Dinosaur Article Link:
Dinosaurs


Unit 4: Stoichiometry


Powerpoints





Handouts and Labs















Unit 5: Gases, Solutions


Powerpoints





Handouts and Labs






Earth Day:


Or, if you prefer the hyperlink:
Paintballs



Unit 6: Energy




Powerpoints




Labs and Handouts

Period 2 webquest:

Periods 3, 5, and 7 Webquest:




Hollywood Article:
Link (easier to read):
Hollywood Special Effects Article
PDF version:






For your last article of the year, please pick one of the following:

Dolphin Intelligence Article National Geographic, May 2015 Issue
Summary: Breaking the communication barrier between humans and dolphins.


Can Captive Dolphins be Returned to the Wild? National Geographic, June 2015 Issue
Summary: Thousands of dolphins have been taken captive to perform in shows at marine parks. Now some are being taught how to go home again.

The Piscivore's Dilemma Outside Magazine, June 2015
Summary: The oceans are in serious trouble, creating a tough question for consumers: Should I eat wild fish, farmed fish, or no fish at all?


Unit 7: Water, pH


Water, Acids and Bases

Powerpoints




Handouts and Labs


Exam Review


Your test will be 50 questions (multiple choice) and 5 short answers. It will cover the following topics: Atoms, Periodic Table, Bonds, Nuclear Chemistry, Macromolecules, Moles, Stoichiometry, Gases, Solutions, Energy, Enzymes, Water, pH, Labs, Math, and Scientists.







Answers to the Math Questions, Review #1:
Gas Laws
1. 9.5 L
2. 36kPa
3. 0.418L
4. 4.0L
Ideal Gases
1. 2.3 moles
2. 280 kPa
3. 280 g
4. (assume 80 mol not 80g) -300C
Energy
1. 2.4 J/gC
2. 8.9 g
3. -10000J
4. 10g
5. 20C


Answers to the Math Questions, Review #2:
Moles
1. 283.73 amu
2. 2.74x1024 atoms C
3. 9020 mol C
4. 9.90x1024 atoms CO2
5. 1520 g
6. 0.180 mol
7. 136 L
8. 0.292 mol
9. 34.8%
10. C 40.002%, H 6.7136%, O 53.284%
Stoich
1, 6, 1, 6, 2
2, 3, 3, 1, 3
2. 10 mol
3. 11 mol
4. 12 mol
5. 17.0 g
6. 21 g
7. 0.341g
8. 56%
9. 89.5%
10. 100%

Answers to the Review #3 Math
Math
1a. 3 b. 2 c. 3 d. 3 e. 2
2. 1.7x10-6 years
3. 500,000 ft
4. 1000 tbs
Labs
1. bacterial growth
2. hand soap and hand sanitizer
3. a person who doesn't clean her hands
4. petri dish, swab, incubator