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General Chemistry

CH101 Fall 2018

http://quantum.bu.edu/courses/ch101-fall-2018/index.html

The first lecture exam, Tuesday (Monday schedule), October 9, 6:30–8:30 pm, follows the Columbus Day holiday weekend. It will not be given at any other time and failure to take the exam will result in a 0 for that exam, so please make weekend travel plans accordingly.

The third lecture exam, Monday, November 19, 6:30–8:30 pm, is two days before Thanksgiving recess. It will not be given at any other time and failure to take the exam will result in a 0 for that exam, so please make Thanksgiving recess travel plans accordingly.

The Final Exam day and time has not yet been determined by the registrar. We will let you know as soon as it has been determined. It will not be given at any other time and failure to take the exam will result in a 0 for that exam, so please make end-of-semester plans accordingly.

Welcome!

At Boston University introductory chemistry is taught in CH101/2 General Chemistry, a two-semester course intended primarily for science majors, pre-medical students, engineering students who require a one-year course, and other interested students.

The first half of the course, CH101, is supported by this web:

http://quantum.bu.edu/courses/ch101-fall-2018/

  • The required course materials are listed here.
  • The organizational details for students enrolled in the course are in the syllabus here.
  • TurningPoint ResponsePad registration is .../TP.html.
  • ALEKS online personal tutoring registration and schedule are here.
  • The schedule of exams, quizzes, and labs is here.
  • The order of topics covered in lectures and labs is here.

The online discussion forum Piazza are used extensively in this course. Sign up for Piazza at

http://piazza.com/bu/fall2018/ch101fall2018

All posts to Piazza go to everyone in the course and so this is the fastest way to get your questions answered and to help your classmates with their questions.