C1151 Principles of Chemistry Laboratory Manual
Fall Semester, 2017
Instructors: Sandy Mueller, Amanda Vindedahl, Kirk Boraas

      
You must always arrive within the first 10 minutes and pass the pre-lab quiz (6/10) to be able to perform the day's experiment

You Must Come Properly Dressed For Lab.  
Shorts, short skirts, tank-tops, open-toed shoes are NOT allowed. Socks are required.

If you miss more than 3 labs you will be dropped from the class.
 
MCTC Chemistry does NOT provide provides goggles for student use.
You must supply your own laboratory goggles and bring them to each lab meeting.
You can attend an alternative lab only if arranged & approved 1 week in advance.

No goggles = No lab
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Lab protocols are being updated for Fall 2017
Links will become active throughout the semester


   Date Lab handout Additional Materials
Week 1 Aug 21 & 22 No Lab .
Week 2 Aug 28 & 29 Exp. #1: Lab Safety and Computer Survival v.8.17
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Week 3 Sept 4 & 5
No Lab .
Week 4 Sept 11 & 12 Exp. #2: Empirical Formula Determination  v.8.17
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Week 5 Sept 18 & 19
Exp. #3: Graphical Analysis v.9.17
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Week 6 Sept 25 & 26
Exp. #4: Solution Conductivities & Titrations v.9.17  .
Week 7 Oct 2 & 3
Exp. #5: Gas Laws v.9.17  .
Week 8 Oct 9 & 10
Exp. #6: Energy and Batteries v.9.17  .
Week 9 Oct 16 & 17
Exp. #7:  Titration of Acetic Acid v.10.17

Week 10 Oct 23 & 24
Exp. #8:  Spectroscopy v.10.17
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Week 11 Oct 30 & 31
Exp. #9:  Beer's Law v.10.17
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Week 12 Nov 6 & 7
No Lab

Week 13 Nov 13 & 14
Exp. #10:  Synthesis of Alum v.11.17
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Week 14 Nov 20 & 21
Exp. #11:  Vitamin C Analysis v.11.17
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Week 15 Nov 27 & 28
Exp. #12:  Molecular Modeling v.11.17
.Video: Worksheet Solution for I3-
Week 16 Dec 4 & 5
Exp. #13:  Cycle of Copper Reactions v.11.17
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Week 17 Dec 11 & 12
No Lab .