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Dr. William Antonio Boyle
at Prince George's Community College,
Maryland, USA.

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Natural Sciences Dept. Office phone: 301-546-0420

Dr. Boyle's Chemistry I, CHM 1010 section for Summer Session 2019:

Section LE01 [Syn#49848] - EVENING Section.

Summer Session started on Monday, June 10, 2019.

Dr. Boyle's Chemistry I, CHM 1010 sections for Fall Semester 2019 (EVENING Sections):

Sections LE03 [Syn#51348] and LE04 [Syn#51349]

Fall Semester 2019 classes will start on Tuesday, August 27, 2019.

Dr. Boyle's schedule - Summer Session 2019:

Hour Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
4:00 PM


5:00 PM


Office Hours 5:15-5:45pm CH-310K Office Hours 5:15-5:45pm CH-310K Office Hours 5:15-5:45pm CH-310K Office Hours 5:15-5:45pm CH-310K  
6:00 PM


CHM1010 Lec 6:00-9:15 pm CHM1010 Lab 6:00-9:15 pm CHM1010 Lec 6:00-9:15 pm CHM1010 Lab 6:00-9:15 pm  
7:00 PM


CH-309 CH-312 CH-309 CH-312  
8:00 PM


9:00 PM


10:00 PM


11:00 PM



Chemistry 1010, Summer Session 2018 - Tentative Discussion/Laboratory Schedule.





6/10 Introduction

Discussion: Matter and Measurement (1*)

Classification of Matter (1)

Lab Safety

6/11 Lab: Measurement

6/12 Discussion:

Elements, Compounds, Chemical and Physical Changes (1)

Nomenclature and chemical reaction symbols (2, 3)

HW: 01.01, 01.02, 01.03

6/13 Lab: Separations I

6/17 Lab: TI-83/84 Calculator and Exploration of Surface Area.

Discussion of project

HW: Ch. 01 StudyPlan.
Ch. 01 Problems

Discussion: Chemical Reactions (3) Quiz 1

6/18 Lab: Investigation of Chemical Reactions I


6/19 Discussion: Moles (2) Chemical Reactions (3)

Stoichiometry (3)

HW: Ch. 02 StudyPlan.
Ch. 02 Problems

Exam 1.

6/20 Lab:Performance Lab #1


6/24 Discussion: Stoichiometry

Energy (4)

HW:Ch. 03 StudyPlan.
Ch. 03 Problems

Quiz 2.

6/25 Lab: Moles, Molecules, Formulas


6/26 Discussion: Atomic Structure (5) HW: Ch. 04 StudyPlan.
Ch. 04 Problems

6/27 Lab: Ins and Outs of Energy in Systems

7/01 Discussion: Bonding (6, 7)

Exam 2,

HW:Ch. 05 StudyPlan.
Ch. 05 Problems

7/02 Lab: Spectroscopy

7/03 Discussion: Molecular Geometry and Polarity (6, 7)

HW: Ch. 06 StudyPlan.
Ch. 06 Problems

7/04 Independence Day

(No class!)

7/08 Discussion: Gases (8)

Quiz 3,
Ch. 07 StudyPlan.
Ch. 07 Problems


Lab: Performance Lab #2

7/10 Discussion: Gases (8)

Ch. 08 StudyPlan.
Ch. 08 Problems

7/11 Lab: Itís All in the Shape


Discussion: Liquids and solids and IMFs (9) Exam 3; Project due, HW: Ch. 09 StudyPlan.
Ch. 09 Problems

7/16 Lab: Behavior of Gases


Discussion: Solutions (3, 13)

HW: Ch. 13 StudyPlan.
Ch. 13 Problems

7/18 Lab: Uncovering Properties of Liquids and Solids

7/22 Discussion: Solution concentrations and colligative properties (3, 13) Quiz 4

Investigating Solutions

7/24 Discussion:

Acids, bases, pH (3, 14)

HW:Ch. 14 StudyPlan.
Ch. 14 Problems

7/25 Lab: Acids & Bases

7/29 Review

Exam 4


Lab: Performance Lab #3

7/31 Review

8/01 Final Exam.

(*Chapter in Moore/Stanitski)

* * * * *

The Chemistry 1010 Syllabus.

Login to Blackboard.
Blackboard instructions.

The Element Project guidelines.

     A report with active hyperlinks: Example #1.

     A report with active hyperlinks: Example #2.

     A report with active hyperlinks: Example #3.



     Stoichiometry/Limiting Reactant Problem.

     Stoichiometry/Limiting Reactant Problem Solution.

     The Laws of Thermodynamics.

     The energy consumption problem.

     The energy consumption problem solution.

     The radiation and cancer problem.

     The radiation and cancer problem solution.

     Rules for Writing Lewis Structures of Molecules.

     Lewis Structures Review.

Quiz & Exam Solutions:

CHM 1010 Quiz 1 solution.

CHM 1010 Quiz 2 solution.

Student log-on and payment instructions for the OWLv2 system.

Dr. Scott Sinex's Chemistry 1010 webpage.

Dr. Barbara Gage's Chemistry 1010 topics review webpage.

The Chemistry 1010 Lab Manual.

Organize your life: Use Workflowy!

The Khan Academy Tutoring Videos.

The Library of Congress Virtual Reference Shelf.

NEW! PGCC Student Scholarship Search and Application Site!

Free US College Student Scholarship and Grant Information!

Free Transfer College and Scholarship Search Information.

Dr. Roberts' webpage with Freeware and Useful Programs for your computer.

"All human thought and communication is in terms of models, i.e., structural abstractions of reality.
A model is not physical reality, but a good model can help us understand and utilize that aspect of reality." -WAB.

Courses taught by Dr. Boyle at Prince George's Community College:

Dr. Boyle has been an Adjunct Professor at PGCC since the summer of 2003.

Prince George's Community College Example Student Projects:


Dr. Boyle's academic background:

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