Organic Chemistry is overlooked as a first year chemistry topic in most areas, but it can be a very valuable and fun experience for students. This is an activity that can be used to introduce students to functional groups.
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The AP Chemistry Exam is getting closer. What will you provide your students to review for the big day?
A common topic in chemistry discussion groups and forums is about the use of the terms “spontaneous reaction” versus “thermodynamic favorability”. This is a new activity for chemistry students who struggle with the correlation between changes in enthalpy, temperature, entropy, and the Gibbs free energy of a system; which relies on an analogy that most students will be familiar with.
Let me share some tips I learned reading the Advanced Placement Chemistry Exam in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Answers to common questions about the AP Chemistry Exam format, content, and grading.
I am already planning for my trip to Illinois in July to attend ChemEd 2019! Let me tell you why I want to attend.