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Honors Chemistry (820) — Crosby
Academic Year 2017-18

 
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Last update: Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:36 AM

Honors Chemistry Assignments

Assignments will be listed in the reverse chronological order in which there are assigned, thus placing the most recent assignments at the top of the list. Pay attention to the due dates, as they may not fall in the same chronological order. See the Scores web page for the point value for each graded assignment.

Term 1

  Item     Assigned        Description      Due Date
Q2 18 Oct 17 Quiz day: Chapter 2, sections 2.1-2.5. All items listed below through H18 and L14 must be turned in no later than the beginning of the quiz.
 
Thursday, 2 Nov 17
L15 18 Oct 17 Print and read the laboratory handout for "Precipitation Reactions". Answer the pre-activity questions in your laboratory notebook before coming to lab.
 
Wednesday, 1 Nov 17
H18 18 Oct 17 Worksheet: Water as a Solvent. (10 minutes)
 
Wed, 1 Nov 17
H17 18 Oct 17 Chapter 2, PS-2: Questions 2.24, 2.32–2.35, 2.37, 2.38, 2.42, 2.43, 2.45, and 2.46.
 
Wed, 1 Nov 17
L13 & L14 18 Oct 17 Measurement Lab. Print, read and complete the handout for "On Significant Figures" that is found on the Resources section of the class website. Answer the questions before coming to lab (L13). Complete the lab in class (L14).
 
Monday, 30 Oct 17
  18 Oct 17 Read chapter 2, sections 2-6 through 2-9. Using your Chemistry Reading Journal, write at least 2 questions over each section that you want to ask in class. (Ask!!)
 
Fri/Mon, 27/30 Oct 17
H16 18 Oct 17 Worksheet: Nomenclature 3
 
Thusday, 26 Oct 17
H15 18 Oct 17 Worksheet: Nomenclature 2
 
Thusday, 26 Oct 17
H14 18 Oct 17 Worksheet: Nomenclature 1 (Note: There are anion, cation, and compound naming guides at the bottom of the "Resources" webpage.)
 
Wednesday, 25 Oct 17
L10 18 Oct 17 Print and read the laboratory handout for "Growing Crystals of Alum" from the lab handouts webpage. Answer the pre-activity questions in your lab notebooks. Hand in the lab notebook copy page at the start of lab. Reserve the next two pages to be your Crystal Growing Log. (L11) You will add a log entry for every day you work with your crystals.
 
Lab day, week of 23 Oct 17
H13 18 Oct 17 Chapter 2, PS-1: Questions 2.2–2.5, and 2.7, 2.9, 2.12, 2.13, 2.15, 2.19, 2.20, and 2.22.
 
A&B: Mon., 23 Oct 17
F: Tuesday, 24 Oct 17
  18 Oct 17 Read chapter 2, sections 2-1 through 2-5. Using your Chemistry Reading Journal, write at least 2 questions over each section that you want to ask in class. (Ask!!)
 
A&B: Fri., 20 Oct 17
F: Monday, 23 Oct 17
T1 10 Oct 17 Test day: Chapter 1, plus supporting labs, etc. All items listed below (except P1) are due no later than the beginning of the test.
 

Thursday, 19 Oct 17

N1b 10 Oct 17 Re-read chapter 1, sections 10, 11, 12 and 14. Write a summary of the "Big Ideas" from each assigned section in your Chemistry Journal. Support the "Big Ideas" with an example or a diagram.
 
Thursday, 19 Oct 17
H12 10 Oct 17 Worksheet: Calorimetry Basics (30 minutes)
 
Wednesday, 18 Oct 17
H11 10 Oct 17 Worksheet: Moles, Mass, and Volume (25 minutes)
 
F: Tue., 16 Oct 17
A & B: Wed, 18 Oct 17
H10 10 Oct 17 Worksheet: Moles, Molar Mass and Avogadro's Number (25 minutes)
 
A&B: Fri, 13 Oct 17
F: Mon., 16 Oct 17
Q1 4 Oct 17 Quiz day: Chapter 1, sections 1—9, and associated labs and assignments. All items listed below through H7, L9 and N1a must be turned in no later than the beginning of the quiz.
 
Thursday, 12 Oct 17
N1a 4 Oct 17 Re-read chapter 1, sections 1 through 9. Write a summary of the "Big Ideas" from each assigned section in your Chemistry Journal. Support the "Big Ideas" with an example or a diagram.
 
Wednesday, 11 Oct 17
H9 4 Oct 17 Worksheet: Phase Properties of Water. (10 minutes)
 
Wednesday, 11 Oct 17
H8 4 Oct 17 Chapter 1, PS-5: Questions 1.72, 1.75, 1.76–1.84, 1.86–1.90, 1.93–1.95, 1.102, 1.104, and 1.107.
 
Wednesday, 11 Oct 17
  4 Oct 17 Read chapter 1, sections 10 through 14. Using your Chemistry Reading Journal, write at least 2 questions over each section (not section 13) that you want to ask in class. (Ask!!)
 
Friday, 6 Oct 17
P1 2 Oct 17 The Element Dodecahedron Project. (Project handouts are found on the Lab Handouts webpage for Honors Chemistry (820). Sign up using the spreadsheet shared with you on NPS Google Docs. You may not duplicate elements within a block.
 
Monday, 23 Oct 17.
Don't turn this in late!
L8 &
L9
25 Sep 17 Turn in the Data Sheets from your laboratory notebook (L8) and the Post-activity questions and Conclusion (L9) for "Modeling Molecular Shapes". The Post-activity questions and conclusion may be answered using the form on the Lab Handouts webpage for Honors Chemistry (820), or in your laboratory notebook.
 
Wednesday, 4 Oct 17
H7 25 Sep 17 Chapter 1, PS-4: Questions 1.47, 1.48, 1.50—1.52, 1.54—1.56, 1.61, 1.62, 1.64, and 1.65.
 
Thursday, 28 Sep 17
L7 25 Sep 17 Print and read the handout for "Modeling Molecular Shapes" from the Lab Handouts webpage for Honors Chemistry (820). Answer the pre-activity questions in your laboratory notebook. (L7) Bring the handout and your laboratory notebook with you to lab. This lab will take several days.
 
Wednesday, 27 Sep 17
H6 10 Sep 17 Chapter 1, PS-3: Questions 1.35—1.38, and 1.40—1.44.
 
Wednesday, 20 Sep 17
  10 Sep 17 Read chapter 1, sections 5 through 9. Using your Chemistry Reading Journal, write at least 2 questions over each section that you want to ask in class. (Ask!!)
 
Monday, 18 Sep 17
H5 10 Sep 17 Chapter 1, PS-2: Questions 1.23–1.25, and 1.27–1.31.
 
Monday, 18 Sep 17
H4 10 Sep 17 Worksheet: Lewis Dot Structures: Covalent Compounds (15 minutes)
(See also the Resource Handout on the Resources web page.)
 
Monday, 18 Sep 17
H3 10 Sep 17 Worksheet: Lewis Dot Structures: Ionic Compounds (15 minutes)
(See also the Resource Handout on the Resources web page.)
 
Monday, 18 Sep 17
L6 10 Sep 17 Complete the post activity questions for "Observing Chemical Change". Complete the activity in your laboratory notebook (L6).
 
Friday, 15 Sep 17
H2 10 Sep 17 Worksheet: States of Matter (10 minutes)
 
Thursday, 14 Sep 17
L4 & L5 10 Sep 17 Print and read the handout for "Observing Chemical Change" from the Lab Handouts webpage for Honors Chemistry (820). BEFORE LAB: Answer the pre-activity questions in your laboratory notebook (L4) . IN LAB: Complete the activity in your laboratory notebook (L5).
 
Thursday, 14 Sep 17
H1 10 Sep 17 Chapter 1, PS-1: Questions 1.1–1.6, and 1.10–1.17. Answer the questions on a separate piece of paper, NOT in your Chemistry Journal.
 
Wednesday, 13 Sep 17
L2 & L3 10 Sep 17 Turn in your Observations and Lab Work (L2), and answer the Post-activity Questions (L3) for "Experimenting with a Candle." Use a the form found on the Cornerstones website to complete the assignment; do not use your Chemistry Journal or your laboratory notebook.
 
Wednesday, 13 Sep 17
  2 Sep 17 Read chapter 1, sections 1-1 through 1-4. Using your Chemistry Reading Journal, write at least 2 questions over each section that you want to ask in class. (Ask!!)
 
Mon., 11 Sep 17
L1 2 Sep 17 After reading the handout for "Experimenting with a Candle," answer the Pre-activity Questions. Use a separate piece of paper to complete the assignment; do not use your Chemistry Journal or your laboratory notebook.
 
Wed., 6 Sep 17
2 Sep 17 Print and read the handout for "Experimenting with a Candle" from the Laboratory Handouts web page Also print the "Candle Activity Report Form", the "Candle Activity Post-activity Questions Form", and the "Post-activity Summary Form". Bring all of these handouts with you on Wednesday, 6 Sep 17.
 
Wed., 6 Sep 17

 

 
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