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Chemistry

Department: Science
Teachers: Vianney Truong '10, Robb Gorr, Edward Hairston
Open to: Sophomores
Length: 2 Semesters

Prerequisite: physics recommended General Chemistry is a year-long inquiry-based laboratory course. Topics include: atomic and molecular structure, stoichiometry, gases, chemical reactions, chemical bonding, liquids and solids, solutions, equilibrium, acids and bases, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. In addition to building a strong foundation of chemical concepts, this course will allow students to transfer their learning to complete projects connecting the chemistry they learn to the world around them. This course provides a fundamental foundation of the knowledge required for further study in the sciences.