Chemistry 235 Schedule – Summer 2013

This is the schedule for the class this semester. It will be updated regularly, so please check back often. The schedule will contain planned lecture topics for each day, dates of all quizzes and exams, suggested homework problems from the textbook, links which may be useful to you, and other important information regarding the class.

Cover of Solomons bookTextbook:  Organic Chemistry, T. W. Graham Solomons and Craig B. Fryhle, (10th Edition) Wiley, 2011
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Additional practice problems (recitation handouts from Spring 2013)



Monday ClassTuesday ClassWednesday ClassThursday Class
Week 1
5/13-16

Introduction

Lecture: Bonding and Molecular Structure (Chapter 1)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 1: 1-45

Lecture: Bonding and Molecular Structure (Chapter 1) 

Lecture: Bonding and Molecular Structure (Chapter 1)

Lecture:  Families of Carbon Compounds (Chapter 2)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 2: 1-27, 29-48, 51, 53, 54


Lecture:  Families of Carbon Compounds (Chapter 2)

Quiz 1

Week 2
5/20-23

Lecture:  Families of Carbon Compounds (Chapter 2)

Lecture: Acids and Bases (Chapter 3)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 3: 1-3, 5, 7-10, 12-14, 16-33, 35

Lecture: Acids and Bases (Chapter 3)

Lecture: Alkanes (Chapter 4)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 4: 1-8, 10-18, 20, 22, 23a-k, 24a-d,f, 25-28, 36-43

 

EXAM 1

List of topics for Exam 1

An old exam is available on BbLearn

Answers to old exam

Lecture: Alkanes  (Chapter 4)

Week 3
5/27-30

Memorial Day

Lecture: Alkanes (Chapter 4)

Lecture: Alkanes (Chapter 4)

Lecture: Stereochemistry  (Chapter 5)

Quiz 2

Week 4
6/3-6

Lecture: Stereochemistry  (Chapter 5)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 5: 1-15, 19-24, 26-30, 33-35, 37-39, 41, 45

Lecture: Stereochemistry  (Chapter 5)

Lecture: Substitution and Elimination Reactions (Chapter 6)

Lecture: Substitution and Elimination Reactions (Chapter 6)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 6: 1-7, 10-31, 33, 34, 41

Lecture: Substitution and Elimination Reactions (Chapter 6)

Quiz 3

Week 5
6/10-13

Lecture: Substitution and Elimination Reactions (Chapter 6)

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes I (Chapter 7)

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes I (Chapter 7)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 7: 1-4, 6-15, 17, 19-22, 25-32, 35-42, 44-46

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes I (Chapter 7)

EXAM 2

List of topics for Exam 2

Answers to old exam

An old exam is available on BbLearn

Week 6
6/17-20

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes I (Chapter 7)

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes II (Chapter 8)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 8: 1-3, 5-9, 11-13, 15-16, 20-23, 25-33, 36, 45-47, 53-54

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes II (Chapter 8)

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes II (Chapter 8)

Lecture:  Alkenes and Alkynes II (Chapter 8)

Lecture: NMR Spectroscopy (Chapter 9)

Quiz 4

Week 7
6/24-27

Lecture: NMR Spectroscopy (Chapter 9)

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 9: 1-9, 15-20, 23-26, 28-33, 39

Lecture: NMR Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry (Chapter 9)

Lecture: Alcohols and Ethers (Chapter 11)

Read Sections 1–6 (mainly review), 7–10, 11B, 13–15 of Chapter 11

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 11: 3, 6, 12, 19, 20, 23, 38, 40d, e, i, j

Lecture: Alcohols and Ethers (Chapter 11)

Review of Chapter 8 reactions for exam

Lecture: Radical Reactions (Chapter 10)

Read Sections 1, 3-4, 6, 9, 10 of Chapter 10

Suggested end of chapter homework problems from chapter 10: 2, 12-14, 18, 22-23

EXAM 3

List of topics for Exam 3

Answers to old exam

An old exam is available on BbLearn


Week 8
7/1-2

Lecture: Radical Reactions (Chapter 10)

Review for Final

FINAL EXAM


Notes