Unit 1: Measurement & Observation

Learning Objectives for Unit 1 is located here                                                                                             VIEW CLASS PLANS HERE  

Learn the basic skills and equipment that will be required this year.  To be discussed: lab safety and equipment, introduction to matter, significant figures, measuring devices, dimensional analysis, density, and volume. 

Homework/ Practice 

MEASUREMENTS AND DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS






*Additional handouts not distributed in class.


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HOMEWORK 
WA1 - Getting Started with WebAssign
WA2 - Safety Assessment
WA3 - Counting Significant Figures
WA4 - Conversions, Dim Analysis, Sig Fig
WA5a/b - Dimensional Analysis
WA6 - Mixtures and Particles

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE (Optional)
P1 - Dimensional Analysis
P2 - Element, Compound, Mixture


Labs/ Activities 

 DEMONSTRATION 
Calcium Carbide Cannon

DEMONSTRATION
Flame in a Can

LABORATORY
Lab Handout

ACTIVITY
Price is Right: Glassware

ACTIVITY
Measuring with a Glug

 DEMOMSTRATION 
Electrolysis of Water

 LABORATORY