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2015-2016 Catalog 
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CHEM 1210 PS - Principles of Chemistry I

Credits: (5)
Typically taught:
Fall [Full Sem]
Spring [Full Sem]
Summer [Full Sem]

This is the first course in a series designed primarily for science majors and others who will take more than one year of chemistry such as pre-medical students, clinical/medical laboratory scientists, and some engineering students. Course topics include components of matter, stoichiometry, major classes of reactions, gases and kinetic molecular theory, thermochemistry, quantum theory and atomic structure, models of chemical bonding, shapes of molecules, intermolecular forces, and properties of mixtures. The laboratory emphasizes qualitative and quantitative methods of analysis. Four hours of lecture and one 3-hour lab a week. Prerequisite: MATH 1010  or equivalent and CHEM 1200  or departmental approval.