Course Description

Introduction to the fundamental principles of chemistry including atomic structure, stoichiometry, the periodic table of the elements, chemical bonding, molecular structure, and states of matter based on kinetic theory. This course is intended for majors in any of the sciences, including pre-dental, pre-medical, and pre-engineering students

Course Structure


Math 115 or have passed the Math Placement Test for Math 130

Required Textbook

Chemistry: The Central Science, Brown, LeMay, and Bursten, 10th ed.


Component Points
Two Examination 200
Final Examination 200
Discussion Attendence 50

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