Prerequisite: Permission of the deparment
This rigorous, fast-paced course is designed to prepare students for the AP Chemistry Exam in May. Following the outline of the College Board, this second year chemistry course investigates the fundamentals of inorganic and physical chemistry. Topics include qualitative and quantitative aspects of chemical reactivity, gases, kinetics, equilibrium, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and an introduction to organic chemistry. This course is recommended for motivated students who intend to pursue chemistry, engineering or life-science (including pre-medical) study in college. Students are required to take Quantitative Chemical Analysis concurrently in the Winter Term.
Students are required to take the AP Chemistry exam in May.
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