General Chemistry II Laboratory
Course syllabus in pdf Culminating Chemical Analysis Task
Tips for improving your grade - click here
Computer resources such as ISEE Player for STELLA, a PointPoint Viewer, and downloadable instructions for the graphing calculator and Excel are on the Physical Sciences Department Webpage.
Further Explorations the Chemical World: CHM 103 Laboratory Manual (free download as pdf files).
PowerPoint (2002/XP) Slides for Topics covered in class- animations may degrade in other versions:
Interactive scatter plot for measurement variation comparison in Excel- just add data!
|Mathematical Modeling of Data - Support materials|
|Scatter of Data (Excel)||Best-fit Straight Line (Excel)||Types of Error (Excel)|
|Scatter of Data Activity (pdf)||Interpolation and Extrapolation (Excel)||Types of Error Activity (pdf)|
Nuts and Bolts of "Let's Make an Error" Experiment: Activity (pdf) Data entry form Google spreadsheet
Nuts and Bolt II Excelet Dealing with Data in Excel 2010 (pdf) Evaluation form
Discovering Intramolecular Interactions - an activity requiring Chime and Excel with animations done in Spartan '02 - So you think you know about intramolecular interactions, then try an assessment activity - Helical Structures (html file) or Energy Profiles for Internal Rotation (Excel file)
Studying Vibrations in Molecules - an activity requiring Chime and Excel with animations done in Spartan '02 and determining the IR spectra of four compounds
The Beer's Law Simulator- an interactive Excel spreadsheet with an activity (pdf handout)
Spectrophotometer simulation as a Java applet - http://www.chm.davidson.edu/java/spec/spec.html
Single-point Calibration and Its Error
Thinking with Beer Dilution
Beer's Law Simulator II: Exploring Errors (pdf handout)
Chime Structures for Crystal Violet Kinetics Reaction - click here
Exploring the Kinetics of the Crystal Violet/Hydroxide Reaction (Interactive Excel Spreadsheet)
The Kinetics of Enzyme Reactions: Java Applet Excelet Activity (pdf) Survey (Word) Solver in 2007 Solver in 2010
Fe(SCN)++ Excel interactive spreadsheet for calculation of equilibrium constant Data submission form - click here
Exploring Acid-Base Titration Curves Tracking an Acid-Base Titration (Both are Interactive Excel Spreadsheets)
Good source of information on acid-base indicators - click here
The pH Electrode: A Neutralization Reaction Tracking Device - pdf activity pdf key
Problem Set on Tracking Reaction Progress (pdf) - good review of electrochemical and spectrophotometric techniques studied pdf key
Practice Exam Files (pdf) Folder( click on it)- These will give you an idea of the type of exams you will get.
Class Data Files in Excel:
Sampling Variation - pooled data
|Equilibrium constant for FeSCN++||Pooled data for all day sections - click here|
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