CHE 1221 General Chemistry II
The second half of a university-parallel course in chemistry for the science or engineering major. Topics include states of matter, solutions, chemical reaction kinetics, chemical equilibrium, acid/base chemistry, electrochemistry and nuclear chemistry. Four classroom hours, three lab hours per week.
Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
Prereqs: CHE 1211
- Understand the qualitative and quantitative aspects of gases, liquids and solids.
- Demonstrate and apply the principles of reactions rates, rate laws and factors affecting the rates of chemical reactions.
- Understand and apply the qualitative aspects of chemical equilibrium, equilibrium constants and the application to acid/base chemistry and solubility.
- Understand the properties of solutions, units of concentration, solubility and application in the form of solution preparation.
- Demonstrate understanding of modes of nuclear decay, fission and fusion reactions, half-life and the rates of nuclear decay.
- Demonstrate understanding of the nature of acids and bases and their reactions, and the strength of acids and bases.
Credit Hours: 5
Classroom Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 3