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**Office: CIS E231
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**Telephone: X2-7202
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**e-mail:** freed@uchicago.edu

**Official office hours: MWF 11:30am-12:30pm, but available most of
the day. Please telephone before coming to office to make sure I'm in.
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**Secretary: Pegg Anderson (CIS E121, telephone X2-7126) **

**Discussion sessions as assigned. First discussion section begins
Thurs., Jan. 8.Students with discussion sections on Mon., Tues., or Wed.
have first section during 2nd week.
Last day for changing section is Fri., Jan. 9.
Time should be alloted for discussing homework
problems and for working out additional examples of problems. Come to
discussion sections with specific questions. It is even better to
submit the questions to the TA in advance of the discussion session.
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**Texts: D. Oxtoby, H. P. Gillis and Campion, Principles of
Modern Chemistry, Sixth Edition
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**Chem 112 Lab Manual - Available at University Bookstore
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**Homework: Assignments handed out (usually) on Mondays and due
on Mondays of following week. Don't leave the problem sets for the
night before! Reading assignement is always to read chapters from which
homework problems are taken.
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**Calculator: You will need a calculator capable of doing
trigonometric,
logarithmic, and exponential functions. If you have to buy one, get one
that
does simple statistical functions (mean, standard deviation). **

**Lecture Notes: Copies of each week's lecture notes will be
placed on the the Chalk web site roughly each Friday.**

** Laboratory Manager: Meishan Zhao **

**Office: Kent 208 **

**Telephone: 702-7065 **

**e-mail: ** m-zhao@.uchicago.edu

**See Dr. Zhao early in the first week for instructions about
signing
up for a laboratory section, checking into your laboratory desk, and
beginning
the first experiment. The first lab section begins Mon., ##, 2009.
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**Please direct questions concerning the laboratory to Dr. Zhao
and/or TA and
questions concerning the lectures to Prof. Freed and/or TA. **

** Justin Caram ,
Andrew Fidler **

**Examinations: There will be three midterms and a two hour
final.
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**You may bring a 8&1/2x11 sheet of paper with material
written on one side to any exam**

** Final grade: Will be based on a combination of examination
grades with some weight given to homeworks. Don't expect to be able to
do well on exams without working through homeworks. **

** Grading: Homework 5% (but it's worth a lot more!) **

**Laboratory 35% **

** Midterm 30% (we drop the lowest; a missed exam counts as a 0) **

** Final 30%
Reading period: There will be no regular class scheduled for Fri.,
Mar. 13.
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