AP CHEMISTRY CALENDAR 2012-2013

 

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Week of August 20 to August 24 Week of August 27 to August 31
  • Monday, August 27 - No School Tropical Storm ISAAC
  • Wednesday, August 29 -
  • Thursday, August 30 -
  • Friday, August 31 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Mass spectrometer - isotopes - Subatomic particles - Rutherford's experiment -
    • Homework: Spectrograph assignment -
Week of September 3 to September 7 Week of September 10 to September 14
  • Monday, September 10 -
  • Wednesday, September 12 -
  • Thursday, September 13 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Analysis of Silver alloy discussion - Complex redox balancing - Solution stoichiometry problem 4.85
    • Homework: Read pages 850-855 - Do problem 20.19 - Finish Atomic Theory problem set
  • Friday, September 14 -
Week of September 17 to September 21
  • Monday, September 17 - Teacher Planning Day
  • Wednesday, September 19 - LAB FEES DUE $8
  • Thursday, September 20 - LAB FEES DUE $8
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Lattice Energy - Lewis Dot structures - beginning of Molecular Geometry
    • Homework: Watch Chemguy - Bonding #3 - Read Pages 312-319, 348-351 - Do problems 8.39, 8.40, 9.13, 33, 35 (a, b, c, e), 37
  • Friday, September 21 - LAB FEES DUE $8
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: AP Test #1 - Multiple choice section
    • Homework: Aqueous Stoichiometry practice problem A similiar problem will be on the exam - Study for Free response. There will be a question from one of the labs we did, if you know everything for all three, you will do well. Review Atomic theory problem set for the test, especially the problems. The net ionic equations section focuses on the type of reactions we have worked on. Precipitation, and redox mostly.
Week of September 24 to September 28
  • Monday, September 24 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: AP Test #1 Free response section
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  • Wednesday, September 26 - Teacher Planning Day
  • Thursday, September 27 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Go over multiple choice exam - Bond polarity - Molecular geometry
    • Homework: Read 312-319 again - Go over any old bonding HW problem you might have skipped - Watch Chem Guy AP Bonding #2 - AP Bonding #3 - AP Bonding #4 - Read pages 325-328. Do problems 8.49, 61, 62 - 9.21, 23, 25
  • Friday, September 28 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: resonance -hybridization - sigman and pi bonds
    • Homework: Read pages 360-373 - Do problems 9.43, 47, 51, 53, 55
Week of October 1 to October 5 Week of October 8 to October 12
  • Monday, October 8 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Combustion analysis problems - Organic functional groups (Esters, ethers, acids, alcohols, aldehydes, and ketones)
    • Homework: Read pages 98-100 Do problem 3.51 - Continue working on Problem Set
  • Wednesday, October 10 -
  • Thursday, October 11 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Gases - Pressure - How a straw works - Measuring pressure
    • Homework: Read pages 399-410 - Do problems 10.1, 2, 3, 4, 13, 21, 23, 29, 35, 37
  • Friday, October 12 - Mr. Montero Absent
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Work in teams or alone to complete the following problems: 10.17, 19, 24, 31, 36. Turn them in to the sub
    • Homework: Finish all problems in problem set, homework assignments and in-class problems
Week of October 15 to October 19
  • Monday, October 15 - Mr. Montero Absent
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Higher order discussions
    • Homework:
  • Wednesday, October 17 - PSAT
    • Periods: 6
  • Thursday, October 18 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Demonstration of gas laws - ideal gas law - Kelvin scale - Graham's Law of Effusion and Diffusion
    • Homework: Read pages 420-426 - Do problems 10.73, 75, 77, 79, 80
  • Friday, October 19 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Gas inside a lighter lab - Partial pressures
    • Homework: Read pages 410-420 - Do problems 10.43, 45, 47, 53, 57, 59, 61, 63, 67
Week of October 22 to October 26
  • Monday, October 22 -
  • Mr. Montero Absent
    • Periods: 6
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  • Wednesday, October 24 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Test - Vapor pressure - Definition of boiling point - Collecting gases over water - Partial pressures - Problem 10.57 on page 436
    • Homework: Read pages 459-461 Do problems 11.4, 43, 45, 47
  • Thursday, October 25 - End 1st 9-weeks
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Deviation from ideal gas behavior - Phase diagrams
    • Homework: Read pages 427-429 Do problems 10.81, 95, 96, 97 - Read pages 462-464 Do problems 11.51, 53, 55
  • Friday, October 26 - Teacher Planning Day
Week of October 29 to November 2 Week of November 5 to November 9


Week of November 12 to November 16

  • Monday, November 12 - Veteran's Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, November 14 -
    • Periods: 6 -
    • In-Class: Measuring heat of combustion of magnesium lab - intro to spontaneity
    • Homework: Study for lab quiz
  • Thursday, November 15 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: lab quiz - Boltzmann's bucks game
    • Homework:
  • Friday, November 16 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Net ionic equations practice - Discussion of Boltzmann's bucks game - molecular entropy -
    • Homework: Read pages 808-817 - do problems 19., 2, 3, 11, 21, 31, 37, 39 - Watch chem guy "Why" - Entropy defined and explained - deltaS Universe
Week of November 19 to November 23 Week of November 26 to November 30
  • Monday, November 26 -
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  • Thursday, November 29 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Problem set quiz - Intro to kinetics
    • Homework:
  • Friday, November 30 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Thermite demonstration
    • Homework: Complete thermite assignment: Find the theoretical yield of Fe, find the amount of energy released by the reaction, the entropy change and the gibbs free energy change. Is the reaction spontaneous at room temperature? - Study for Bleach Lab Quiz on monday - Read pages 576-582 - Do problems: 14.1, 2, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19 - Watch Chem Guy AP kinetics 1
Week of December 3 to December 7 Week of December 10 to December 14
  • Monday, December 10 -
  • Wednesday, December 12 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Integrated law of Second order reactions - Determining the Rate of the Iron (III) and iodide reaction lab
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  • Thursday, December 13 - Early Release
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Hydrogen and oxygen reaction demo - Beer's law A = abc - discuss lab calculations
    • Homework: Read pages 589-593- Do problems 14.40, 41, 43 (for these problems you may need a graphing calculator or excel) - Solve this AP rate law problem - Read on page 581 of the book "A Closer Look"
  • Friday, December 14 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Temperature, activation energy and rate
    • Homework: Read pages 593-598 - Do problems 14.4, 49, 53, 55
Week of December 17 to December 21
  • Monday, March 18 -
    • Periods: 6
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  • Wednesday, March 20 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Full multiple choice AP exam
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  • Thursday, March 21 -
    • Periods: 1, 5
    • In-Class: Go over exam
    • Homework: Do the 2002 Multiple Choice exam - Go to ChemGuy.com and choose a topic to watch. I suggest Kinetics or Acid and bases or thermo but anything is fair game. Remember that the login is "chemguy" and password is "chemisfun21" - Do all the questions from the following old free response tests 2002 form B - 2004 - We will try to meet during the break, I will text you
  • Friday, March 22 - Teacher planning day
  • Week of March 25 to March 29 SPRING BREAK
  • Monday, March 25 -
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  • Week of April 1 to April 5 -
  • Monday, April 1 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Nuclear Chemistry
    • Homework: Read pages 901-914 - Do problems 21.7, 9, 13, 17, 23, 25, 27, 33, 35, 39
  • Wednesday, April 3 -
  • Thursday, April 4 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: HW Quiz - Questions 36-49 local chem olympiad 2005
    • Homework: Watch Molecular shapes Chem guy videos until dsp3 and d2sp3 videos, do not watch molecular orbital videos, not necessary. Do problems 9.19, 21, 25, 35, 36, 47, 48, 56
  • Friday, April 5 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Questions 10-35 local chem olympiad 2005
    • Homework: Watch Chem Guy Equilibrium from Equilibrium definitions to Graphing Equilibrium reactions (that's 14 videos). Do problems 15.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 15, 17, 21, 29, 33, 39, 49, 51, 55, 71
  • Week of April 8 to April 12
  • Monday, April 8 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Review of Net ionic equations
    • Homework:
  • Wednesday, April 10 -
  • Thursday, April 11 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Equilibrium test
    • Homework:
  • Friday, April 12 -
  • Week of April 15 to April 19
  • Monday, April 15 -
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  • Week of April 22 to April 26
  • Monday, April 22 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Begin Spectrophotometric Determination of Copper content in a Post 1982 penny
    • Homework: Read the Lab procedure for lab - Review 2003 Olympiad Test - Do 2008 Problem 1
  • Wednesday, April 24 -
  • Thursday, April 25 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: HW Quiz - Review homework
    • Homework: Work on packet given in class
  • Friday, April 26 -
  • Week of April 29 to May 3
  • Monday, April 29 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: HW Quiz based on 2001 chem olympiad - Net ionic equations practice
    • Homework: Print and do 2008 Multiple choice exam - Go to AP central website and do all the Net ionics, question #4, from 2005 to 2012
  • Wednesday, May 1 -
    • Periods: 6
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  • Thursday, May 2 - Early Release
  • Friday, May 3 -
    • Periods: 6
    • In-Class: Review of AP exam Equation Sheet
    • Homework: Read Chapters 1 - 20 in the AP Chem book - Solve Chem olympiad tests from 2000 - 2012 - Do All AP free responses from year 2000 to 2012 - See you at Dylan's house ;) In all seriousnees, check out Question 3 for the 2010 Free Response
  • Week of May 6 to May 10
  • Monday, May 6 -
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    • In-Class: AP EXAM DAY!!!! - I WISH YOU LUCK
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  • Tuesday, May 7 -
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  • Week of May 13 to May 17
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  • Week of May 20 to May 24
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  • Week of May 27 to May 31
  • Monday, May 27 - Memorial Day Holiday
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  • Week of June 3 to June 7
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  • Thursday, June 6 - Summer Vacation Begins!.
  • Friday, June 7 -