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    Tony's Help Sheets - Chemistry 103

    (Comments or Questions - feel free to contact Tony at atjacob@wisc.edu)

    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide a "general" outline of the material with practice problems and answers. Each instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts is covered by each instructor, and some instructors will cover material not on the handouts. Please review your lecture notes and syllabus, and compare them to the handouts to note appropriate topics to work through.

    Help Sheet #1 - Ch. 1
    Intro: D, SI units, Unit Conversions, Sig Figs
    Flashcards #1 - Ch 1
    SI Units; Confirm which SI units you are expected to know in your course; print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #1 - SI Units - Ch. 1
    SI Units: Conversions with SI Units
    Flashcards #2 - Ch 2
    Element Names and Symbols
    first 36 elements plus a few other common ones; Confirm which element names and symbols you are expected to know in your course; print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #2 - Ch. 2
    Element Names and Symbols
    Help Sheet #2 - Ch. 2 (Part I)
    Atomic Structure: Atomic Structure, PT, Isotopes, Avg Atomic Mass, Naming/Writing Formulas, Polyatomic Ions
    Flashcards #3 - Ch. 2
    Monoatomic/Polyatomic Ions' Formulas/Names
    Confirm which polyatomic ions you are expected to know in your course; download and print 2-sided from Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #3 - Ch. 2
    Monoatomic and Polyatomic Ions
    Practice Sheet #4 - Ch. 2
    Naming Compounds and Writing Formulas
    Help Sheet #3 - Ch. 2 (Part II)
    Moles: Molar mass, Mass %, Empirical and Molecular Formulas
    Help Sheet #4 - Ch. 3 (Part I)
    Stoichiometry: Reactions and Mol Calculations, Limiting Reagents, Percent Yield; Empirical Formulas from Elemental Analysis
    Help Sheet #5 - Ch. 3 (Part II)
    Reactions: Balancing, Electrolytes, Types of Rxns, Writing Rxns (molecular, complete ionic, net ionic rxns), Solubility Rules
    Practice Problems #1, Chs. 1-3


    Help Sheet #6 - Ch. 3 (Part III)
    Redox and Concentration: Assigning oxidation numbers, what's oxidized, reduced, oxidizing agent, reducing agent; Metal activity series; Molarity calculations, dilution, solution stoichiometry
    Help Sheet #7 - Ch. 4 (Part I)
    Thermochemistry: Work; Sign Conventions; Specific Heat Capacity; q = CmT; Heat Transfer; Phase Changes (vapH, fusH)
    Help Sheet #8 - Ch. 4 (Part II)
    Thermochemistry: Enthalpy changes for a rxn, rH° Hess's Law; Calorimetry; Heat of Formation (fH°); Phase Change + Heat transfer
    Help Sheet #9 - Ch. 5 (Part I)
    Light and Atomic Structure: Light Equations; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Quantized System; Energy Level Diagram; Electron Transitions; de Broglie Wavelength
       
    Practice Problems #2, Chs. 3.5, 3.10-3.12, 4, 5.1-5.4


    Help Sheet #10 - Ch. 5 (Part II)
    Quantum:Wavefunctions; Nodes; Quantum Numbers; Orbitals Shapes; Electronic Configurations: Short hand notation; Orbital Box Diagram; Charged Transition Elements; Number of unpaired electrons
    Help Sheet #11 - Ch. 5 (Part III)
    Periodic Properties: Effective Nuclear Charge; Shielding; Atomic Radii, Ionization Energy, Electron Affinity; Ionic Radii; Born-Haber Cycle
    Updated: 4/15/16: Answer Question #10.II. corrected.
    Help Sheet #12 - Ch. 6 (Part I)
    Bonding: Types of Bonds; Lewis Dot Structures; Resonance; Bond Order; Formal Charge; Resonance; Bond Dissociation Energy (e.g., bond enthalpy); Electronegativity and Bond Polarity


    Help Sheet #13 - Ch. 7 (Part I)
    Molecular Shapes: VSEPR; Molecular Polarity
    3D VSEPR Model by Jose Laboy
    VSEPR: A Resource to Help Visualize VSEPR Shapes
     
    Practice Problems #3, Chs. 5-7
    Update: 4/16/16: modified answer to Question 55


    Help Sheet #14 - Ch. 7 (Part II)
    Valence Bond Theory: Hybrid Orbitals, pi and sigma Bonds
    Help Sheet #15 - Ch. 9 (Part II)
    Solids: Types of Solids; Unit Cells; Packing; Determining Empirical Formulas; Coordination Number; Ionic Compounds; Packing Efficiency; Density
    Updated: 4/27/16: Question #4b. updated
    3D Crystal Lattices by Jose Laboy


    Help Sheet #16 - Ch. 8 (Part I)
    Gases: Gas Laws; STP; Stoichiometry with Gases

    More to come...



    Tony's Help Sheets - Chemistry 104

    Comments or Questions - feel free to contact Tony at atjacob@wisc.edu)


    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide a "general" outline of the material with practice problems and answers. Each instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts is covered by each instructor, and some instructors will cover material not on the handouts. Please review your lecture notes and syllabus, and compare them to the handouts to note appropriate topics to work through.

    Help Sheet #1 - Chem 103 Review
    Chem 103: Electronegativity, Lewis Dot Structures, Bond Polarity, VSEPR, Hybridization, Hybrid Orbitals Used in a Bond, & Intermolecular Forces
    Help Sheet #2 - Organic (Part I)
    Chs. 2, 6, 7, Appendix E
    Organic:
    Naming Molecules, Functional Groups (I), Drawing Molecules
    Flashcards #1 - Functional Groups I
    Identifying Functional Groups
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture;Print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #1 - ID Functional Groups/Naming
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture; practice sheet contains: alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, cyclic, aromatic (benzene)
    Help Sheet #3 - Organic (Part II)
    Chs. 2, 6, 7, Appendix E

    Organic: Isomers (structural, optical, geometric)
    Practice Sheet #2 - Isomers
    Structural, Geometric, and Optical Isomers
    Help Sheet #4 - Organic (Part III)
    Chs. 6, 10, Appendix E

    Organic: Functional Groups (II), Common Names, Reactions (I)
    Not all instructors cover the same reactions!
    Flashcards #2 - Functional Groups II
    Functional Groups Information
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture;Print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #3 - ID Functional Groups/Naming
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture; practice sheet contains: alcohols, ethers, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, amides, amines
    Flashcards #3 - Common Names
    Print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet #4 - Common Names
    Confirm which common names are covered in your lecture
    Help Sheet #5 - Organic (Part IV)
    Ch. 10.5

    Organic: Reactions (II) (ester and amide formation, ester and amide hydrolysis, complete hydrolysis); Fats, Soap, Biodiesel
    Not all instructors cover the same reactions or the same topics!
    Practice Sheet #5 - Reactions
    Confirm which reactions are covered in your lecture
    Help Sheet #6 - Organic (Part V)
    Ch. 10.6, 10.7

    Organic: Polymers (Ch. 12.8; addition, condensation: polyamide and polyester), Proteins, Protein Structure
    Help Sheet #7 - Organic (Part VI)
    Ch. 10.7a-c; Ch. 7.7

    Organic: Carbohydrates, Lipids, DNA
    Not all instructors cover these topics!
    Help Sheet #8 - Ch. 11 (Part I)
    Kinetics: Average Rates; Initial Rates; Relative Rates; Rate Constant with Units; Evaluating a Rate Law - Initial Rates Method, Description, Raw Data; Integrated Rate Laws; Half Life
    Help Sheet #9 - Ch. 11 (Part II)
    Kinetics: Mechanisms; Reaction Coordinate Diagrams; Arrhenius Equation
    Help Sheet #10 - Ch. 13
    Colligative Properties
    Not all instructors cover this chapter!
    Practice Problems #1, Organic, Kinetics, Colligative Properties
    Not all topics may be covered on Exam 1; some chapter (e.g., Ch. 13 Colligative Properties) may not
    be covered at all in some lectures while some chapters (e.g., Ch. 11 Kinetics) will probably appear on Exam 2
    **Do appropriate questions for your lecture!**


    Help Sheet #11 - Ch. 12
    Equilibrium: K Expression; Size of K; Kc versus Kp; How K Changes as Rxn is Changed; K Calculations; Rxn Quotient: Q; Le Chatelier's Principle
    Help Sheet #12 - Ch. 18
    Nuclear chemistry: Particles; Nuclear Decay; Band of Stability; Mass Defect; Binding Energy; Kinetics; Dating
    Not all instructors cover this chapter, and some cover it later in the semester

    Help Sheet #13 - Ch. 14 (Part I)
    Acid/Base (A/B) Equilibrium: Defns; Conjugate A/B; pH Equations; pH Calculations for SA, SB, WA, and WB; Strength of A/B and Their Conjugates; % Hydrolysis; Ka, Kb, pKa, pKb; Sig Figs
    Help Sheet #14 - Ch. 14 (Part II)
    Acid/Base (A/B) Equilibrium: Which Way an A/B Rxn Proceeds; Salts and Spectator Ions; Equal Mole Rxns; Polyprotic Acids
       
    Practice Problems #2, Chs. 11 (Kinetics), 12 (Equilibrium), 14 (Acids/Bases)
    Not all topics on this set of practice problems may be covered on Exam 2;
    some chapters (e.g., Ch. 14) often are on the third exam
    **Do appropriate questions for your lecture!**

    Help Sheet #15 - Ch. 15 (Part I)
    Buffers: ID Buffers; Buffer Range and Capacity; pH of a Buffer; Find pH of Buffer + SA/SB; Buffer prep
    Help Sheet #16 - Ch. 15 (Part II)
    Titrations: Titration Curves: SA+SB, SA+WB, WA+SB; Equivalence Pt; Halfway to Equivalence Pt; Indicators; pH Calculations of Titrations; Polyprotic Acid Titrations
    Help Sheet #17 - Ch. 15 (Part III)
    Solubility Product, Ksp: Find Ksp from Solubility; Find Solubility from Ksp; Which Solid is More Soluble?; Common Ion Effect; pH and Solubility; Does a Ppt Form?; Kf
    Help Sheet #18 - Ch. 16
    Thermodynamics: Enthalpy, H° (review); Entropy, S°; Comparing Entropy in Different Systems; Spontaneous Rxns; Free Energy, G°; Sign Conventions
       
    Practice Problems #3A, Chs. 14 (Acids/Bases), 15 (Buffers, Titrations, Ksp), 16 (Thermo)
    Not all topics on this set of practice problems may be covered on Exam 3;
    some chapters (e.g., Ch. 16) may be on the third exam
    **Do appropriate questions for your lecture!**

    Help Sheet #19 - Ch. 17.1-17.5 (Part I)
    Electrochemistry: Assign Ox Num; Oxidized, reduced, oxidizing/reducing agents, Bal Redox Rxns; Draw Electrochemical Cells; Inert Electrodes; Line Notation; Standard Electrode (SHE); How E° Changes as Rxn Changes; Standard Reduction Table; Stronger Oxidizing/Reducing Agents
    Help Sheet #20 - Ch. 17.6, 17.7, 17.10, 17.11 (Part II)
    Electrochemistry: Nernst Eqn; Concentration Cells; Electroylsis; Molten Systems; Types of Batteries; BAN APE; K and
     
    Practice Problems #3B, Chs. 14 (Acids/Bases), 15 (Buffers, Titrations, Ksp), 16 (Thermo), 17 (Electrochem)
    Not all topics on this set of practice problems may be covered on Exam 3;
    some chapters (e.g., Ch. 17) may be on the final exam
    **Do appropriate questions for your lecture!**

    Help Sheet #7 (re-posted) - Organic (Part VI)
    Ch. 10.7a-c; Ch. 7.7

    Organic: Carbohydrates, Lipids, DNA
    Not all instructors cover these topics!
    Help Sheet #12 - Ch. 18 (re-posted)
    Nuclear chemistry: Particles; Nuclear Decay; Band of Stability; Mass Defect; Binding Energy; Kinetics; Dating
    Not all instructors cover this chapter, and some cover it later in the semester

     

    More to come...



    Tony's Help Sheets - Chemistry 109

    *** Using these Chem 109 handouts? Your FEEDBACK would be really appreciated! Thanks in advance! ***

    (Comments or Questions - feel free to contact Tony at atjacob@wisc.edu)


    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide a "general" outline of the material with practice problems and answers. Each instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts is covered by each instructor, and some instructors will cover material not on the handouts. Please review your lecture notes and syllabus, and compare them to the handouts to note appropriate topics to work through.

    Review: Help Sheet #1 - Ch. 1
    Intro: D, SI units, Unit Conversions, Sig Figs
    Review: Flashcards - Elements
    Element Names and Symbols
    First 36 elements plus a few others; Confirm which element names/symbols you are expected to know; print 2-sided with Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Review: Help Sheet #2 - Ch. 2 (Part I)
    Atomic Structure: Atomic Structure, PT, Isotopes, Avg Atomic Mass, Naming/Writing Formulas, Polyatomic Ions
    Review: Flashcards - Ions
    Monoatomic/Polyatomic Ions' Formulas/Names
    Confirm which polyatomic ions you are expected to know in your course; download and print 2-sided from Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Review: Practice Sheet - Ions
    Polyatomic Ions
    Confirm which polyatomic ions you are expected to know
    Review: Practice Sheet - Naming
    Naming Compounds and Writing Formulas
    Confirm which polyatomic ions you are expected to know for naming
    Review: Help Sheet #3 - Ch. 2 (Part II)
    Moles: Molar mass, Mass %, Empirical and Molecular Formulas
    Review: Help Sheet #4 - Ch. 3 (Part I)
    Reactions: Balancing, Electrolytes, Types of Rxns, Writing Rxns (molecular, complete ionic, net ionic rxns), Solubility Rules (if covered)
    Review: Help Sheet #5 - Ch. 3 (Part II)
    Stoichiometry: Reactions and Mol Calculations, Limiting Reagents, Percent Yield
    Review: Help Sheet #6 - Ch. 3 (Part III)
    Concentration and Redox: Molarity calculations, dilution, solution stoichiometry; Assigning oxidation numbers, what's oxidized, reduced, oxidizing agent, reducing agent; Metal activity series
    Help Sheet #7 - Ch. 5 (Part I)
    Light and Atomic Structure: Light Equations; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Quantized System; Energy Level Diagram; Electron Transitions; de Broglie Wavelength
    Help Sheet #8 - Ch. 5 (Part II)
    Quantum:Wavefunctions; Nodes; Quantum Numbers; Orbitals Shapes; Electronic Configurations: Short hand notation; Orbital Box Diagram; Charged Transition Elements; Number of unpaired electrons
    Help Sheet #9 - Ch. 5 (Part III)
    Periodic Properties: Effective Nuclear Charge; Shielding; Periodic Table Trends - Atomic Radii, Ionic Radii, Ionization Energy, Electron Affinity; Born-Haber Cycle
    Help Sheet #10 - Ch. 6 (Part I)
    Molecular Orbital (MO) Theory: MO Shapes; Bond Order; MO e- Configuration; Molecular Stability
    Help Sheet #11 - Ch. 9 (Part I)
    Solids: Types of Solids; Unit Cells; Packing; Determining Empirical Formulas; Coordination Number; Packing Efficiency
    Help Sheet #12 - Ch. 6 (Part II)
    Bonding: Lewis Dot Structures; Bond Order
    Help Sheet #13 - Organic (Part I)
    Chs. 2, 6, 7, Appendix E

    Organic: Naming Molecules, Functional Groups (first 5), Drawing Molecules; confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture
    Flashcards - Functional Groups
    Functional Groups
    confirm which functional groups you are expected to know in your course; download and print 2-sided from Adobe Reader for proper alignment
    Practice Sheet - ID, Name and Draw Functional Groups/Molecules (I)
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture; practice sheet contains: alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, cyclic, aromatic (benzene)
    Help Sheet #14 - Organic (Part II)
    Chs. 2, 6, 7

    Organic: Isomers (structural, optical, geometric)
    Practice Sheet - Isomers
    Structural, Geometric, and Optical Isomers
    Help Sheet #15 - Ch. 6 (Part III)
    Bonding: Electronegativity, Types of Bonds; Bond Polarity; Lewis Dot Structures; Resonance; Formal Charge; Bond Dissociation Energy (e.g., bond enthalpy)
    Help Sheet #16 - Ch. 7 (Part I)
    Molecular Shapes: VSEPR; Molecular Polarity
    Help Sheet #17 - Ch. 7 (Part II)
    Valence Bond Theory: Hybrid Orbitals, pi and sigma Bonds
    Help Sheet #18 - Ch. 7 (Part III), Ch. 9 (Part II)
    Liquids: Intermolecular Forces; Liquid Properties
    Help Sheet #19 - Organic (Part III)
    Chs. 6, 10, Appendix E

    Organic: Fuel, Functional Groups (II), Common Names, Reactions (combustion, redox)
    Practice Sheet - ID, Name and Draw Functional Groups/Molecules (II)
    Confirm which functional groups are covered in your lecture; practice sheet contains: alcohols, ethers, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, amides, amines
    Help Sheet #20 - Organic (Part IV)
    Ch. 10:
    Organic: Reactions (ester and amide formation, ester and amide hydrolysis, complete hydrolysis); Fats, Soap, Biodiesel
    Help Sheet #21 - Organic (Part V)
    Ch. 10:
    Organic: Polymers (addition, condensation: polyamide and polyester), Proteins, Protein Structure
    Help Sheet #22 - Organic (Part VI)
    Chs. 10 and 7: Organic: Carbohydrates, DNA (briefly covered)
    Help Sheet #23 - Ch. 11 (Part I)
    Kinetics: Average Rates; Initial Rates; Relative Rates; Rate Constant with Units; Evaluating a Rate Law - Initial Rates Method, Description, Raw Data; Integrated Rate Laws; Half-life
    Help Sheet #24 - Ch. 11 (Part II)
    Kinetics: Mechanisms; Reaction Coordinate Diagrams; Arrhenius Equation
    Review: Help Sheet #25 - Ch. 4 (Part I)
    Thermochemistry: Work; Specific Heat Capacity; q = CmT; Heat Transfer; Enthalpy changes for a rxn, rH (proportionality)
    Review: Help Sheet #26 - Ch. 4 (Part II)
    Thermochemistry: Phase Changes (vapH, fusH); Hess's Law; Calorimetry; Heat of Formation (fH); Phase Change + Heat transfer
    Help Sheet #27 - Ch. 16
    Thermodynamics: Enthalpy, H (review); Entropy, S; Comparing Entropy in Different Systems; Spontaneous Rxns; Free Energy, G; Sign Conventions
    Help Sheet #28 - Ch. 12
    Equilibrium: K Expression; Size of K; Kc versus Kp; How K Changes as Rxn is Changed; K Calculations; Rxn Quotient: Q; Le Chatelier's Principle
    Help Sheet #29 - Ch. 14 (Part I)
    Acid/Base (A/B) Equilibrium: Defns; ID Acids/Bases; Conjugate A/B; Autoionization; pH Equations; pH Calculations; Strength of A/B and Conjugates; %Ionization; Ka, Kb, pKa, pKb; Sig Figs
    Help Sheet #30 - Ch. 14 (Part II)
    Acid/Base (A/B) Equilibrium: Polyprotic Acids; Salts and Spectator Ions; Which Side of A/B Rxn is Favored; Structure vs Acidity; Rxns of Metal and Nonmetal Oxides
    Help Sheet #31 - Ch. 15 (Part I)
    Buffers: ID Buffers; Buffer Range/Choosing a Buffer; pH of a Buffer; Buffer+SA/SB; Buffer Capacity; Buffer Prep
    Help Sheet #32 - Ch. 15 (Part II)
    Titrations: Titration Curves: SB+SA, SA+SB, WA+SB, WB+SA; Equivalence Pt; Halfway to Equivalence Pt; Indicators; pH Calculations of Titrations; Polyprotic Acid Titrations
    Help Sheet #33 - Ch. 17 (Part I)
    Electrochemistry: Assign Ox Num; Oxidized, reduced, oxidizing/reducing agents, Bal Redox Rxns; Draw Electrochemical Cells; Inert Electrodes; Line Notation; Standard Electrode (SHE); How E Changes as Rxn Changes; Standard Reduction Table; Stronger Oxidizing/Reducing Agents

    Help Sheet #34 - Ch. 17 (Part II)
    Electrochemistry: Nernst Eqn; Concentration Cells; Electroylsis; Molten Systems; Types of Batteries; BAN APE; K and G
         

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    Kelly's Help Sheets - Chemistry 108

    (Comments or Questions - feel free to contact Tony at atjacob@wisc.edu)

    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide a "general" outline of the material with practice problems and answers. Each Instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts is covered by each Instructor, and some material unique to one Instructor may not be covered on the handout. Please review your lecture notes and syllabus, and compare them to the handouts to note appropriate topics.

    Help Sheet #1
    Atoms, Molecules, Elements, Compounds, Chemical and Physical Properties and Changes, Atomic Structure, Radioactivity
    Help Sheet #2
    Ionizing radiation, Ionic compounds, Free radicals, Half-life, Fission, Neutron activation, Transuranium elements
    Help Sheet #3
    Combustion, Hydrocarbons, Atmospheric composition, % to ppm conversions, Atmospheric layers, Criteria pollutants, Density



    Jose's Chemistry 343 Resources

    (Comments or Questions - feel free to contact Tony at atjacob@wisc.edu)


    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide a "general" outline of the material with practice problems and answers. Each Instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts is covered by each Instructor, and some material unique to one Instructor may not be covered on the handout. Please review your lecture notes and compare them to the handouts to note appropriate topics.

    *** Using these Chem 343 handouts? Your FEEDBACK would be really appreciated! Thanks in advance! ***

    #1: Lewis Structures (answers)
    #2: Resonance Structures (answers)
    #3: Electron Pushing Arrows in O-Chem
    #4: Alkane Nomenclature (answers)
    #5: Lewis Acids and Bases (answers)
    #6: Acid Base Practice Problems (answers)

    Reactions of Alkenes-Flashcard Format
    #1: Overview: Alkene Addn Rxns
    #2: Hydrogenation
    #3: Halogenation
    #4: Halohydrin Syn
    #5: Haloether Syn
    #6: Oxymercuration-Redn
    #7: Alkoxymercuration-Redn
    #8: Hydroboration-Ox
    #9: Ozonolysis
    #10: HBr Addn Alkenes with Peroxides
    #11: 1,2-Diol Formation from Alkenes- I
    #12: 1,2-Diol Formation from Alkenes- II
    Practice #1: Alkene Addn Rxns (answers)
    Practice #2: Alkene Rxns (answers)


    Stereoisomers
    Cyclohexane Conformations


    #1: Practice #3: Stereoisomers(answers)


     
    Organometallics-Flashcard Format
    #1: Organometallic Compounds


       
    Alcohol Reactions-Flashcard Format
    #1 : Alkyl Halides from 1o and 2o Alcohols
    #2: Alkyl Halides from 2o Alcohols
    #3: Sulfonate Ester Preparation
    #4: Ethers from Alcohols Using Sulfonates
    #5: Ox of 1o Alcohols to Aldehydes
    #6: Ox of 1o Alcohols to Carboxylic Acids
    #7: Rxn of 2o Alcohols to Ketones
    #8: Rxn of 1o Alcohol with Hydrogen Halides
    #9: Rxn of 2o Alcohol with Hydrogen Halides
    #10: Rxn of 3o Alcohol with Hydrogen Halides
    #11: Periodate Ox of Glycols


     
    Synthesis and Reactions of Ethers-Flashcard Format
    #1: Ethers from 1o Alcohols
    #2: Ethers from 3o Alcohols
    #3: Reaction of Ethers with HX
    #4: Williamson Ether Syn


       
    Synthesis and Reactions of Epoxides-Flashcard Format
    #1: Syn of Epoxides with Peroxides
    #2: Syn of Epoxides with Halohydrins
    #3: Acid-Cat Epoxide Rxn with a Nucleophile
    #4: Base-Cat Epoxide Rxn with a Nucleophile
    #5: Rxns of Epoxides with Organometallics


       
    Alkane Reactions-Flashcard Format
    #1: Radical Halogenation of Alkanes


       
    Substitution (SN1 and SN2) and Elimination (E1 and E2) Reactions
    Trends in Alkyl Substitution and Elimination Rxns
    Practice #4: SN1, SN2 (answers)
    Practice #5: SN1, SN2, E1, E2 (answers)


    Synthesis and Reactions of Alkynes-Flashcard Format
    #1: Syn of Alkynes
    #2: Hydrogenation of Alkynes
    #3: Partial Hydrogenation of Alkynes-I
    #4: Partial Hydrogenation of Alkynes-II
    #5: HX Addn to Alkynes
    #6: HBr Addn to Alkynes with Peroxides
    #7: Hydration of Alkynes
    #8: Hydroboration-Ox of Terminal Alkynes
    #9: Hydroboration-Ox of Internal Alkynes
    Practice #6: Alkyne Rxns (answers)


    Synthesis
    Practice #7: Synthesis Practice (answers)


    Dienes-Flashcard Format
    #1: Electrophilic Addn to 1,3-Conjugated Dienes


       
    Diels-Alder-Flashcard Format
    #1: Diels-Alder Rxn


       

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    Jose's Chemistry 345 Handouts

    *** Using these Chem 345 handouts? Your FEEDBACK would be really appreciated! Thanks in advance! ***

    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide an outline of some organic material. Each Instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts may apply to all Instructors. Please review your lecture notes to determine the appropriate topics.

    1H NMR
    #1: 1H NMR Spectroscopy Worksheet   (answers)
    #2: Strategies for Solving Problems using 1H NMR, IR


     


    IR Spectroscopy
    #1: Practice Problems I on IR Spectroscopy   (answers)
    #2: More Practice Problems on IR Spectroscopy   (answers)



    Electron Pushing Arrows
    #1: Electron Pushing Arrows in O-Chem




    Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution (EAS) - Flashcard Format
    #1: EAS Nitration
    #2: EAS Bromination
    #3: EAS Chlorination
    #4: EAS Sulfonation
    #5: EAS Friedel-Crafts Alkylation
    #6: EAS Friedel-Crafts Acylation
    Practice #1: EAS Reactions (answers)


    Benzylic and Allylic Reactions - Flashcard Format
    #1: Allylic Bromination
    #2: Benzylic Bromination
    #3: Synthesis of Allylic Grignard Reagents
    #4: Substitution Reactions
    #5: Elimination Reactions
    #6 : Oxidation Reaction of Allylic and Benzylic Alcohols


    Oxidation of Alkylbenzenes - Flashcard Format
    #1: Oxidation of Alkylbenzene Compounds
     
     

    More to come...


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  • University Housing Academic Tutoring - no specific courses listed; drop-in help
  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
  • UW PLA (Peer Learning Association) - Chem 103, 343, 345

  • Private chemistry tutors (fee) - pdf file (available 2nd week of classes)

    Biology

  • UBSO - Undergraduate Biochemistry Students Organization (biochemistry courses)
  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
  • UW PLA (Peer Learning Association) - Bio 151, 152, 153

    Economics and Business

  • Business Learning Center - accounting; finance; business statistics; economics; math 210
  • ESA - Economics Student Association - economics 101 and 102
  • University Housing Academic Tutoring - no specific courses listed; drop-in help
  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
  • Department of Economics (private tutoring) - Econ 101, 102, 301, 302, and other courses

    Engineering

  • Alpha Pi Mu - Industrial Engineering Honor Society - industrial and systems engineering courses
  • Eta Kappa Nu - Electrical and Computer Engineering Honor Society - electrical and computer engineering courses
  • Pi Tau Sigma - Mechanical Engineering Honor Society - mechanical engineering courses
  • Undergraduate Learning Center (College of Engineering) - chem, math, physics, comp sci and engineering (Wendt Library)

    Mathematics and Computer Science

  • Mathlab (math courses 101 - 240)
  • Math Tutorial Program (math courses 95 - 234)
  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
  • Statistics Learning Center - statistics courses
  • Undergraduate Learning Center (College of Engineering) - chem, math, physics, comp sci and engineering (Wendt Library)
  • University Housing Academic Tutoring - no specific courses listed; drop-in help

  • Private math tutors (fee)

    Psychology

  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service) - multiple course
  • UW PLA (Peer Learning Association) - Psych 202

    Physics

  • Physics Learning Center
  • Undergraduate Learning Center (College of Engineering) - chem, math, physics, comp sci and engineering (Wendt Library)
  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
  • UW PLA (Peer Learning Association) - Physics 103
  • Physics Club

  • Private physics tutors (fee)

    Writing and Languages

  • The Writing Center
  • Department of English (private tutors, editors, proofreaders - downloads pdf)
  • English 100 tutors
  • French (private tutors and translators)
  • Italian (private tutors and translators)
  • Spanish (private tutors and translators)
  • Portuguese (private tutors and translators)


    Other

  • UW PLA (Peer Learning Association)


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    The City of Madison

  • City of Madison
  • Greater Madison Convention & Visitor's Bureau

    Entertainment in Madison

  • Alliant Energy Center (events)
  • Dane County Farmer's Market
  • Henry Vilas Zoo
  • Monona Terrace (events)
  • Olbrich Garden (events)
  • Overture Center (calendar)
  • UW Arboretum (events and classes)
  • UW Athletic Events
  • UW Campus Events
  • Wisconsin Hoofers (UW outdoors club)
  • Wisconsin Union (events)
  • Wisconsin Union Theater

  • Isthmus The Daily Page
  • Madison.com - Entertainment (movies, music, arts)

    Dining in Madison

  • Greater Madison Convention & Visitor's Bureau - Dining
  • Isthmus "Eats" Dining Guide
  • Madison Magazine Food & Dining
  • Madison.com - Food

    State of Wisconisn

  • State of Wisconsin
  • Travel Wisconsin

    Media

  • BBC
  • Cable News Network (CNN)
  • Chicago Tribune
  • LA Times
  • National Public Radio (NPR)
  • New York Times
  • Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
  • Toronto Sun
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Washington Post
  • Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)

    Local TV Stations

  • WISC 3 CBS
  • WMTV 15 NBC
  • WHA-TV 21 WPT (Wisconsin Public Television)
  • WKOW 27 ABC
  • WMSN 47 FOX
  • WBUW 57 CW



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