Homework, Quizzes, and Exams

Course Notes

(Updated Mar. 10, 2010)

Here is the pdf file of my course notes. Please let me know if you find anything that should be corrected.

Homework and Exams


Problems from the textbook Physical Chemistry for the Chemical and Biological Sciences

Related Homework for Take Home Quiz #1: due Jan 16th, 2011.
Watch Mechanical Universe episode on Conservation of Energy
2.1
4.1, 4.3, 4.6, 4.7, 4.9, 4.18, 4.21, 4.22, 4.23, 4.25, 4.29, 4.31, 4.36, 4.63, 4.66, 4.67, 4.74

Related Homework for Take Home Quiz #2: due TBA.
Watch Mechanical Universe episode on Temperature and Gas Laws.
This is an extremely informative and fun video.
There are, however, a couple incorrect statements about the definition of heat in this video. Can you find them?
2.3, 2.5, 2.7, 2.11, 2.14, 2.19, 2.20, 2.22, 2.28, 2.30, 2.37, 2.38, 2.43, 2.44, 2.45, 2.46, 2.56, 2.62
3.2, 3.4, 3.6, 3.7, 3.15, 3.22, 3.25, 3.27, 3.33, 3.38, 3.41, 3.42, 3.43, 3.46, 3.52
4.16, 4.17, 4.28, 4.32, 4.33, 4.34, 4.35, 4.39, 4.41, 4.43, 4.45, 4.47, 4.49, 4.52, 4.54, 4.59, 4.60


---- End of Material for Midterm Exam ----


Midterm Exam
Exam Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Exam Date: Thurs, Feb 7th
Exam Location: Room TBA
Equation Sheet on Exam

Related Homework for Take Home Quiz #3: due TBA
Watch Mechanical Universe episode on Carnot Engines
Watch Mechanical Universe episode on Entropy
Watch PBS Nova program on Thermodynamics and Absolute Zero
5.1, 5.4, 5.6, 5.9, 5.11, 5.12, 5.13, 5.15, 5.19, 5.22, 5.23, 5.25, 5.26, 5.28, 5.32, 5.34, 5.39, 5.42, 5.45, 5.48, 5.50

Related Homework for Take Home Quiz #4: due TBA.

6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.10, 6.13, 6.29, 6.41

Related Homework for Take Home Quiz #5: due TBA.

6.17, 6.18, 6.20, 6.22, 6.23, 6.24, 6.25, 6.28

Related Homework for remaining part of the course

7.2, 7.6, 7.10, 7.15, 7.16, 7.17, 7.22, 7.23, 7.38, 7.54, 7.55

9.1, 9.3, 9.4, 9.7, 9.11, 9.12, 9.13, 9.14, 9.15


---- End of Material for Final Exam ----


Final Exam
Exam Time: 11:30 AM - 1:18 PM
Exam Date: Tue, March 13th
Exam Location: Room 2019 McPherson Lab (where lecture is)
Equation Sheet on Final Exam