Chemistry 152: Spring, 2008 Introductory Chemistry: Thermodynamics and Molecular Structure

Lecture Notes

WeekMondayWednesdayFriday
3/31 (1) Intro/Review and Antarctic
Energy (9.1), food
Enthalpy (9.2-3)
4/7 (2) Thermo Paths (9.3)  Calorimetry (9.4)
Hess' Law (9.5)
Hess' Law (9.6)
4/14 (3) Entropy and Heat Engines (10.1-.3)
Second Law of Thermo (10.4-6)
Rxn Gibbs Energies (10.7-9)
4/21 (4) Gibbs Energy and Entropy (10.9-10)
Gibbs Energy and K (10.11-12)
Chapters 9 and 10 V A and V B Keys
4/28 (5) Electrochemistry (11.1)
Half Cell EMF (11.2)
Voltage and Gibbs Energy (11.3)
5/5 (6) EMF and Concentration (11.4)
Light and Atoms (12.1-2)
Bohr Model of Atom (12.3-4)
5/12 (7) Priniciples of Q.M. (12.5-6)
The Hydrogenic Orbitals (Z12.7-9)
PolyElectronic Atoms (12.10-13)
5/19 (8) Periodic Trends (Z12.14-16)
Review Chs 11 and 12; Do Problems
Chapters 11 and 12 Exam VA and VB Key
5/26 (9) Memorial Day.  No class.
Molecular Bonds (Z13.1-3)
The Energy of a Bond (Z13.4,6-8)
6/2 (10) Lewis Dot Structures (LDS)  (Z13.9-12)
The Shape of Molecules (VSEPR)  (Z13.13)
Review for Final and key

Some interesting and fun extras: Interactive Periodic Table
Words to Flanders and Swann song.
Listen to Flanders and Swann (thanks to Carolyn Lovano and friends for finding this link!)
Stirling Engine
Apollo Rocket Diagram
Apollo 11 launch.
TSM 1[33MB], TSM 2[2.2MB], TSM 3[2.7MB]
Cornerstones of Physics
The Daily 1/26/06: Biodiesel
Spectra of elements
Spectra of light