Introductory General Chemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Atomic and molecular structure, periodic relationships, states of matter, chemical reactions and stoichiometry, acids and bases.
Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer.
Standard Grade Rule: A B C D E I
Math 97 or equivalent
Primarily for nonscience majors who require a broad introduction to general chemistry. Students seeking a chemistry course only to fulfill a GE requirement should enroll in Chem 102. Additional seats for specific sections may be available to Freshman Mentoring participants through envelopes.
Students will be able to view the world around them in chemical terms. Students will use the concepts of atoms, molecules, and their properties to understand a variety of phenomena.
Students will be able to make qualitative and/or quantitative predictions regarding a number of chemical concepts including chemical reactions and stoichiometry, calorimetry, osmosis, gases, acid/base chemistry, chemical equilibria, and radioactivity.