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MERLOT II


    

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Chem 101 General Chemistry

by VCCS Team
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This is the chemistry course for humanities, liberal arts, business and health science students

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1.

What's in a Name: Chemical Nomenclature Review


Added 07/28/2006
A web-based learning aid part of JCE's WebWare Open Review Collection. Web-based flash cards to review General Chemistry Nomenclature.
2.

Atomic Theory: Ions, Isotopes & Shells


Added 07/28/2006
An interactive educational tutorial designed to provide information on atomic structure. This tutorial includes animations and simulations, discussion boards, interactive quizzes and is available in both English and Spanish.
3.

Introductory Chemistry for Non-Science Majors


Added 07/28/2006
One-semester introductory chemistry course for non-science majors, consisting of small-group cooperative activities that involved working with information sources, data, observations, hands-on maniplulatives, computer-based activities, or laboratory exper
4.

Water Science For Schools


Added 07/28/2006
Good site for learning about water for middle, high school students, and freshman college students. Excellent resource from a government laboratory.
5.

Labwrite: Improving lab reports


Added 07/28/2006
LabWrite guides students through the entire lab experience. The resources are divided into four parts that are structured around the lab process. PreLab: An opportunity to actually understand what the lab is all about before it starts. InLab: How to set u
6.

Atomic Theory: The Early Days


Added 07/28/2006
An interactive educational tutorial designed to provide information on atomic structure. This tutorial includes animations and simulations, discussion boards, interactive quizzes and is available in both English and Spanish.
7.

Chemistry Lessons on Power Point


Added 07/28/2006
PowerPoint tutorials use mini-lectures and short learning checks to actively engage students in learning introductory concepts. The modules can be used by students to review lecture and to provide a self paced learning adjunct program
8.

Interactive Chemistry Lab


Added 07/28/2006
This site provides chemistry students, and any other interested users, a chance to be more actively engaged in learning about some important chemical concepts. The pages within this site are designed to simulate experiments, allow the collection of data,
9.

Chembalancer - balancing equations game


Added 07/28/2006
This game teaches balancing equations by inspection. You type in numbers in front of each molecule, then click the "Balanced" button.
10.

Chemical Reactions


Added 07/28/2006
An interactive educational tutorial designed to provide information on chemical reactions.
11.

Chemical Bonding


Added 07/28/2006
An interactive educational tutorial designed to provide information on chemical bonding
12.

Chemical Equations


Added 07/28/2006
An interactive educational tutorial designed to provide information on chemical equations
13.

Scientific units and dimensions


Added 07/28/2006
The SI base units and decimal prefixis, derived units dimensions, graphical depiction of practical ranges of units in chemistry. An in-depth treatment intended to supplement or replace a standard textbook
14.

The meaning of a measurement: accuracy and precision


Added 07/28/2006
How to deal with error and scatter in measured values; absolute and relative uncertainty. An elementary but thorough treatment suitable for beginners in science.
15.

Significant figures and rounding off


Added 07/28/2006
Digits, significant and otherwise; rules for rounding off and the reasoning behind them; some special cases such as crossing power-of-10 boundaries. Elementary but thorough treatment suitable for beginners in science
16.

Chemistry Study Cards


Added 07/28/2006
Flash cards for both AP and general Chemistry. Easy to read and understand format with language that clearly and concisely explains each concept. Great resource for students to reinforce and quickly refresh topics covered in class.
17.

Virtual chemistry lab for acid-base titration


Added 07/28/2006
A well done simulation, very clear for students at a relatively low level.
The presentation is focused on the general idea of a titration, rather than on the technical details - measuring volumes, reading a buret, etc.
18.

Periodic Table of the Elements


Added 07/28/2006
A table of the elements, with links to information on each element in the table. Links to various tutorials on basic chemistry pertaining to the periodic table is provided. An image of Mendelev's original periodic table is also shown.
19.

Phase change applet


Added 07/28/2006
This is great as a visual reinforcement when teaching about phase changes. This could easily be used to construct an inquiry-based lesson with this applet as a follow up.
20.

An Introduction to the Electronic Structure of Atoms and Molecules


Added 07/28/2006
Titled, "An Introduction to the Electronic Structure of Atoms and Molecules", this site is an in-depth review of the basics of atomic structures and atomic physics. Topics such as probability amplitudes, the hydrogen atom, atomic orbitals, the electronic
21.

Osmosis


Added 07/28/2006
This simulation explains osmosis in a simple to understand way. Students are shown examples of a semi-permeable membrane, as well as hypertonic/hypotonic and isotonic solutions.
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