Chem. 105 Course Topics (2005-present)

Zumdahl, Chemistry 7th or 8th Edition 

Chemistry 105: Chapters 1-10


Chapter 1 Chemical Foundations

1.1 Chemistry: An Overview

1.2 The Scientific Method

1.3 Units of Measurement

1.4 Uncertainty in Measurement

1.5 Significant Figures and Calculations

1.6 Dimensional Analysis

1.7 Temperature

1.8 Density

1.9 Classification of Matter

Chapter 2 Atoms, Molecules, and Ions

2.1 The Early History of Chemistry

2.2 Fundamental Chemical Laws

2.3 Dalton's Atomic Theory

2.4 Early Experiments to Characterize the Atom

2.5 The Modern View of Atomic Structure: An Introduction

2.6 Molecules and Ions

2.7 An Introduction to the Periodic Table

2.8 Naming Simple Compounds

Chapter 3 Stoichiometry

3.1 Counting by Weighing

3.2 Atomic Masses

3.3 The Mole

3.4 Molar Mass

3.5 Percent Composition of Compounds

3.6 Determining the Formula of a Compound

3.7 Chemical Equations

3.8 Balancing Chemical Equations

3.9 Stoichiometric Calculations: Amounts of Reactants and Products

3.10 Calculations Involving a Limiting Reactant

Chapter 4 Types of Chemical Reactions and Solution Stoichiometry

4.1 Water, the Common Solvent

4.2 The Nature of Aqueous Solutions: Strong and Weak Electrolytes

4.3 The Composition of Solutions

4.4 Types of Chemical Reactions

4.5 Precipitation Reactions

4.6 Describing Reactions in Solution

4.7 Stoichiometry of Precipitation Reactions

4.8 Acid-Base Reactions

4.9 Oxidation-Reduction Reactions

4.10 Balancing Oxidation-Reduction Equations

Chapter 5 Gases

5.1 Pressure

5.2 The Gas Laws of Boyle, Charles, and Avogadro

5.3 The Ideal Gas Law

5.4 Gas Stoichiometry

5.5 Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures

5.6 The Kinetic Molecular Theory of Gases

5.7 Effusion and Diffusion

5.8 Real Gases

5.9 Chemistry in the Atmosphere

5.10 Characteristics of Several Real Gases

Chapter 6 Thermochemistry

6.1 The Nature of Energy

6.2 Enthalpy and Calorimetry

6.3 Hess's Law

6.4 Standard Enthalpies of Formation

6.5 Present Sources of Energy

6.6 New Energy Sources

Chapter 7 Atomic Structure and Periodicity

7.1 Electromagnetic Radiation

7.2 The Nature of Matter

7.3 The Atomic Spectrum of Hydrogen

7.4 The Bohr Model

7.5 The Quantum Mechanical Model of the Atom

7.6 Quantum Numbers

7.7 Orbital Shapes and Energies

7.8 Electron Spin and the Pauli Principle

7.9 Polyelectronic Atoms

7.10 The History of the Periodic Table

7.11 The Aufbau Principles and the Periodic Table

7.12 Periodic Trends in Atomic Properties

7.13 The Properties of a Group: The Alkali Metals

Chapter 8 Bonding: General Concepts

8.1 Types of Chemical Bonds

8.2 Electronegativity

8.3 Bond Polarity and Dipole Moments

8.4 Ions: Electron Configurations and Sizes

8.5 Formation of Binary Ionic Compounds

8.6 Partial Ionic Character of Covalent Bonds

8.7 The Covalent Chemical Bond: A Model

8.8 Covalent Bond Energies and Chemical Reactions

8.9 The Localized Electron Bonding Model

8.10 Lewis Structures

8.11 Exceptions to the Octet Rule

8.12 Resonance

8.13 Molecular Structure: The VSEPR Model

Chapter 9 Covalent Bonding: Orbitals

9.1 Hybridization and the Localized Electron Model

9.2 The Molecular Orbital Model

9.3 Bonding in Homonuclear Diatomic Molecules

9.4 Bonding in Heteronuclear Diatomic Molecules

9.5 Combining the Localized Electron and Molecular Orbital Models

Chapter 10 Liquids and Solids

10.1 Intermolecular Forces

10.2 The Liquid State

10.3 An Introduction to Structures and Types of Solids

10.4 Structure and Bonding in Metals

10.5 Carbon and Silicon: Network Atomic Solids

10.6 Molecular Solids

10.7 Ionic Solids

10.8 Vapor Pressure and Changes of State

10.9 Phase Diagrams