Course Policies

         Course syllabus (posted Jan. 23, 2012)

         Lecture Schedule (Updated April 13, 2012)

         Lab schedule (Jan. 23, 2012)

         Guidelines for submitting lab reports (Jan. 23, 2012)

 

Topical Handouts

         Sig fig rules (Jan. 24, 2012)

         Lab manual p. 2 corrections (Jan. 23, 2012)

         Excel graphing example (Harris Figure 2-21, posted Jan. 23, 2012)

         Another Excel graphing example (Harris Figure 3-3, posted Feb. 7, 2012)

         Final Project Guidelines (posted April 19, 2012)

         Lab Report 7 Graded Examples (posted April 23, 2012)

         Gaussian Statistics Ppt from 5/2 (posted May 2, 2012)

         Guidelines for Poster Presentations (posted May 3, 2012)

         PowerPoint Template for Poster (posted May 3, 2012)

         Lab Notebook Grading Rubric (posted May 11, 2012)

         Presentation Schedule For M/W Section (posted May 14, 2012)

         Presentation Schedule For T/R Section (posted May 15, 2012)

 

Lab Report Instructions

         Lab Report 1 (due Feb. 3, 2012)

         Lab Report 2 (due Feb. 10, 2012)

         Lab Report 3 (due Feb. 17, 2012)

         Lab Report 4 (due March 2, 2012)

         Lab Report 5 (due March 9, 2012)

         Lab Report 6 (due March 16, 2012)

         Lab Report 7 (due April 13, 2012)

         Lab Report 8 (due April 20, 2012)

         Lab Report 9 (due May 11, 2012)

 

Solutions to Book Problems

         Book Problems 1 (posted Feb. 6, 2012)

         Book Problems 2 (Feb. 16, 2012)

         Book Problems 3 (Feb. 18, 2012)

         Book Problems 4 (March 8, 2012)

         Book Problems 5 (March 25, 2012)

         Book Problems 6 (March 25, 2012)

         Book Problems 7 (April 19, 2012)

Exam 3 Practice Problems

         Sample Exam Question on Spectrophotometry (posted May 1, 2012)
Note: The question above was essentially the entire Exam 3 last year. On this yearís Exam 3, the spectrophotometry portion will be shorter.

         Solution to Sample Exam Question (posted May 6, 2012 Ė donít look until you have worked [hard] on the question)

         Additional Spectrophotometry Practice (posted May 1, 2012)

         Answers to Spectrophotometry Practice (posted May 8, 2012)

         Book problem 18-A on p. 398. Also for part (a), suppose 10,000 photons hit the detector when only blank is in the cuvette; determine the number of photons hitting the detector when the sample is present.

         Book problems in Chapter 23 (HPLC): 27(a-d), 29, 30, 36, 37, 40.

 

Exam 2 Practice Problems

         Equilibrium (posted March 15, 2012)

         Uncertainty Concepts (March 15, 2012)

         Exam 2, Spring 2011 (March 23, 2012)

         Selected Solutions to Equilibrium Problems (March 31, 2012)

         Answers to Uncertainty Concepts (March 31, 2012)

         Spring 2011 Exam 2 Key (April 2, 2012)

Exam Keys

         Exam 1 (Feb. 22, 2012)

         Exam 2 (April 5, 2012)

         Exam 3 (May 15, 2012)