CHEM 121L General Chemistry I Lab

Students will develop familiarity with equipment and techniques used in chemical laboratories; will learn about the process of scientific inquiry; will develop an awareness of safety issues in a chemical laboratory; will gain an understanding of quantitative measurements, significant figures; and will perform a variety of experiments like determining chemical formulae, characterizing solutions, thermochemical measurements, elementary synthesis reactions, solubility measurements. The course consists of 2 hours of laboratory per week. Co-requisite: CHEM 121. Pre-requisite: None. Fall, Spring.