Course Description

Introduction to acid-base systems, elementary thermodynamics, chemical kinetics and equilibria, electrochemistry, oxidation-reduction reactions, and a survey of the chemical properties of elements based on principles already introduced. This course is intended for majors in any of the sciences, including pre-dental, pre-medical, and pre-engineering students.

Course Structure


You must have passed Chem 115 or an equivalent college course to enroll in Chem 116

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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