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General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: A Guided Inquiry / Edition 11

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The ChemActivities found in General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: A Guided Inquiry use the classroom guided inquiry approach and provide an excellent accompaniment to any GOB one- or two-semester text. Designed to support Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL), these materials provide a variety of ways to promote a student-focused, active classroom that range from cooperative learning to active student participation in a more traditional setting.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471763598
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/20/2006
  • Edition description: 1ST
  • Edition number: 11
  • Pages: 212
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

To the Instructor iii

To the Student iv

Acknowledgements v

Table of Contents 1

General Chemistry Activities

ChemActivity 1 Working in Teams; Estimation 4

ChemActivity 2 Types of Matter; Chemical and Physical Changes 5

ChemActivity 3 Atoms and the Periodic Table 10

ChemActivity 4 Unit Conversions: Metric System 15

ChemActivity 5 Measurements and Significant Figures 21

ChemActivity 6 Density and Temperature 26

ChemActivity 7 Atomic Number and Atomic Mass 30

ChemActivity 8 Nuclear Chemistry 35

ChemActivity 9 Electron Arrangement 41

ChemActivity 10A Valence Electrons 45

ChemActivity 10B Electron Configuration and the Periodic Table 47

ChemActivity 11 Ions and Ionic Compounds 51

ChemActivity 12 Naming Ionic Compounds 55

ChemActivity 13 Covalent Bonds 58

ChemActivity 14 Electrolytes, Acids, and Bases 64

ChemActivity 15 Naming Binary Molecules, Acids, and Bases 68

ChemActivity 16 Molecular Shapes 71

ChemActivity 17 Polar and Nonpolar Covalent Bonds 79

ChemActivity 18 – The Mole Concept 84

ChemActivity 19 – Balancing Chemical Equations 88

ChemActivity 20A Stoichiometry 91

ChemActivity 20B – Limiting Reagent 94

ChemActivity 21 – Predicting Binary Reactions 99

ChemActivity 22 – Oxidation-Reduction Reactions 103

ChemActivity 23A – Equilibrium 107

ChemActivity 23B LeChatelier’s Principle 112

ChemActivity 24 Changes of State 115

ChemActivity 25 Rates and Energies of Reactions 120

ChemActivity 26 Gases 125

ChemActivity 27 Intermolecular Forces 130

ChemActivity 28 Solutions and Concentration 137

ChemActivity 29A Hypotonic and Hypertonic Solutions 141

ChemActivity 29B Colligative Properties 145

ChemActivity 30A Acids and Bases 148

ChemActivity 30B pH 152

ChemActivity 30C Acidity Constant (Ka) 155

ChemActivity 31A Buffers 158

ChemActivity 31B Henderson-Hasselbalch Equation 161

ChemActivity 32 Titrations 166

Organic Chemistry Activities

ChemActivity 33 Alkanes, Cycloalkanes and Alkyl Halides 170

ChemActivity 34 Conformers 176

ChemActivity 35 Constitutional and Geometric Isomers 180

ChemActivity 36 Functional Groups 184

ChemActivity 37 Overview of Organic Reactions 189

ChemActivity 38 Reactions of Alkanes and Alkenes 193

ChemActivity 39 Oxygenated Compounds 197

ChemActivity 40 Reactions of Alcohols 202

ChemActivity 41 Reactions of Carboxylic Acids and Esters 207

ChemActivity 42 Properties of Amines and Amides 210

ChemActivity 43 Reactions of Amines and Amides 213

Biological Chemistry Activities

ChemActivity 44A Overview of Carbohydrates 216

ChemActivity 44B Carbohydrate Structure 221

ChemActivity 44C Carbohydrate Reactions 225

ChemActivity 45A Overview of Lipids 230

ChemActivity 45B Lipid Structure 235

ChemActivity 45C Lipids and Membranes 238

ChemActivity 45D Lipid Reactions 242

ChemActivity 46A Overview of Amino Acids and Proteins 246

ChemActivity 46B Amino Acids 254

ChemActivity 46C Protein Structure 259

ChemActivity 47A Enzymes 265

ChemActivity 47B Effects on Enzyme Activity 269

ChemActivity 48A Nucleic Acids 272

ChemActivity 48B DNA Replication 277

ChemActivity 48C Transcription and Translation 281

ChemActivity 49A Overview of Metabolism 287

ChemActivity 49B Metabolic Energy 292

ChemActivity 49C Digestion 297

ChemActivity 50 Glycolyis 301

ChemActivity 51 Citric Acid Cycle 308

ChemActivity 52 Electron Transport/Oxidative Phosphorylation 313

ChemActivity 53 Additional Carbohydrate Pathways 318

ChemActivity 54A Fatty Acid Oxidation 322

ChemActivity 54B Fatty Acid Synthesis 327

ChemActivity 55 Amino Acid Metabolism 330

ChemActivity 56 Urea Cycle 335

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