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ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I: Honors Section

Chem 0730 – Fall, 2013

Mon/Wed/Fri, 11:00-11:50 am – Room 135, CSC

You can subscribe to the Chem 0730 calendar at:
Chem 0730 Calendar

Professor Dennis P. Curran
1101 Chevron Science Center
Telephone: 412-624-8240
email: curran@pitt.edu
www.radical.chem.pitt.edu

OFFICE HOURS:
By appointment; send an email.

RECITATIONS:

• Tuesday, 12:00-12:50 pm, Room 206, Eberly

EXAMINATIONS:
Two semester exams (each worth 100 points) and a final exam (200 points) There will be no make-up exams! The final is comprehensive and cannot be dropped!

QUIZZES:
There will be 12-13 take home quizzes, 10 points each. Grades for top 10 quizzes will count.

TEXTBOOK:
Organic Chemistry, 6th Edition, by Vollhardt and Schore, Freeman, 2009
www.whfreeman.com/chemistry/
Study Guide, 6th Edition, by Neil Schore.

GRADING:
The final grade is based on 500 points. Quizzes count 100 points and exams count 400 points Typical grade distributions (5%) are: A's, 15%; B's, 35%; C's, 40%; D's/F's/W's, 10%. The grade distribution for the Honors class is not fixed in advance and may be different from these values.

Chem 0730 Fall 2013 Outline
               Chapter

Monday, Aug 26 1
Wednesday, Aug 28 2
Friday, Aug 30 2
Monday, Sept 2 Labor Day (No Class)
Wednesday, Sept 4 2
Friday, Sept 6 3
Monday, Sept 9 3
Wednesday, Sept 11 3
Friday, Sept 13 4
Monday, Sept 16 4
Wednesday, Sept 18 4
Friday, Sept 20 5
Monday, Sept 23 5
Wednesday, Sept 25 5
Friday, Sept 27 6
Monday, Sept 30 Exam 1, Ch 1-5

Wednesday, Oct 2 6
Friday, Oct 4 6
Monday, Oct 7 7
Wednesday, Oct 9 7
Friday, Oct 11 7
Monday, Oct 14 Fall Break (No Class)
Wednesday, Oct 16 8
Friday, Oct 18 8
Monday, Oct 21 8
Wednesday, Oct 23 9
Friday, Oct 25 9
Monday, Oct 28 9
Wednesday Oct 30 10
Friday, Nov 1 10
Monday, Nov 4 Exam 2, Ch 6-9

Wednesday, Nov 6 10
Friday, Nov 8 11
Monday, Nov 11 11
Wednesday, Nov 13 11
Friday, Nov 15 12
Monday, Nov 18 12
Wednesday, Nov 20 12
Friday, Nov 22 12
Monday, Nov 25 12
Wednesday, Nov 27 Thanksgiving Break
Friday, Nov 29 Thanksgiving Break
Monday, Dec 2 13
Wednesday, Dec 4 13
Friday, Dec 6 13

**FINAL EXAM**
Wednesday, Dec 11
2:00 PM - 3:50 PM, Room 135 CSC

HANDOUTS

L1 Aug 26 Handouts
R1 Aug 27 Handouts
L2 Aug 28 Handouts
L3 Aug 30 Handouts
L4 Sept 4 Handouts
L9 Sept 16 Handouts
L10 Sept 18 Handouts
L11 Sept 20 Handouts
L13 Sept 25 Handouts
L15 Oct 2 Handouts
L16 Oct 4 Handouts
L26 Oct 28 Handouts
L27 Oct 30 Handouts
L28 Nov 1 Handouts
R11 Nov 5 Handouts
L30 Nov 8 Handouts
L31 Nov 11 Handouts
L32 Nov 13 Handouts
R13 Nov 19 Handouts

QUIZZES

Quiz 1 - Answers
Quiz 2 - Answers
Quiz 3 - Answers
Quiz 4 - Answers
Quiz 5 - Answers
Quiz 6 - Answers
Quiz 7 - Answers
Quiz 8 - Answers
Quiz 9 - Answers
Quiz 10 - Answers
Quiz 11 - Answers
Quiz 12 - Answers
Quiz 13 - Answers

PRACTICE EXAMS

Exam 1 - Answers
Exam 2 - Answers
Exam 3 - Answers
Final Exam - Answers

EXAMS

Exam 1 Summary
Exam 1 - Answers

Exam 2 Summary
Exam 2 - Answers

Final Summary
Final Exam - Answers