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When is the assignment due (unless otherwise stated):
Textbook HW
- if assigned on Mon or Tues, due at start of next block period
- if assigned on block day, due on Friday
- if assigned on Fri, due on Mon
Worksheets — varies, follow teacher instructions
Pre-labs — due on day of lab activity
Final lab reports — due 2 days after lab report officially assigned
Test Review Sheet packets — due on day of MC portion of test

Date Assigned Assignment Description
10/23 Do prelab questions for mini-lab
1st Qtr Makeup Test Today (Chap. 1-3)
10/24 Finish mini-lab questions (due Fri)
10/25-10/26 Read pp. 86-91
Do Q. 1-3, 5, 33

Read pp. 92-97
Do Q. 7-9, 34-35, 37, 39, 42

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Atomic structure - basics
History of the atom - CRTs and electrons
History of the atom - Rutherford's gold foil exp.


Read pp. 98-104
Do Q. 21, 45, 46, 48, 50, 65, 67, 72 (show calc. for Q.67)

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Atomic mass - intro
Isotopes - what are they
Isotope notation
Atomic mass vs. Mass number
Isotopes and elements - practice problems
Atomic mass - weighted averages
Atomic mass - isotope abundance
Atomic mass - practice problems


Read pp. 105-107
Do Q. 24, 26
also read pp. 804-814 (Ch.25)
Do Q. 10-12, 38

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Radioactivity - alpha decay
Radioactivity - beta decay
Radioactivity - positron decay


Read pp. 308-312 (Ch.11)
Do Q. 6, 9, 10, 75-77, 89

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Moles - intro
Moles - common questions
Moles - counting atoms
Moles - using Avogadro's Number, pt.1
Moles - using Avogadro's Number, pt.2


Read pp. 313-319
Do Q. 19, 91, 93, 98, 101, 106 (due Mon)
+ do PreLab for Mass-Mole Relationships exp.

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Moles - using molar mass, pt.1
Moles - using molar mass, pt.2


Work on lab calc. (due Mon)
Finish Moles and Molar Mass of Elements worksheet
Work on Review Sheets for Chap. 4/11/25 (due Tues)

Discovery Day at AT&T this Saturday! (Free, but RSVP required)

11/13 Finish lab report (due block day)
Finish Review Sheets (by tomorrow)
11/14 Study for Chap. 4 (+ 11.1-11.2, 25.1-25.2) Test
11/15-11/16 Test on Chapter 4 (+ 11.1-11.2, 25.1-25.2) Today
11/27 Read pp. 150-158
Do Q. 1, 3, 5, 6, 29, 32, 40, 68
11/28 Finish Mendeleev's Table activity questions
11/29-11/30 Read pp. 159-162
Do Q. 10, 12, 14, 41, 44, 75 (due Mon)

Do Q. 31, 37, 45, 83, 84 (in Ch.6)

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Valence electrons and Periodic Table


Read pp. 163-169
Do Q. 20-23, 59-62
Finish Periodic Puzzler (if nec.)

Online tutorials (Tyler DeWitt):
Ionization Energy and Atomic Radius

12/6-12/7 Begin Review Sheets for Chapter 6 (+ bits of 5 and 7)
12/8 Do Q. 64-67, 69 (in Ch.6)
Do Atoms and Ions chart worksheet
12/11 Finish Review Sheets
12/12 Study for Test on Chapter 6 (+ bits of 5 and 7)
12/13-12/14 Test on Chapter 6 Today (both parts)

Do PreLab for Hydrate exp.

Mon is last day to submit 2nd Qtr. EC