Chemistry 11

Chemistry Topics:
Unit 0: Mathematical Component
Unit 1: States of Matter
Unit 2: Gases and the Atmosphere
Unit 3: Chemical Reactions
Unit 4: Solutions
Unit 5: Organic Chemistry
Unit 1: Aqueous Solutions
Unit 2: Atomic Structure & Quantum Mechanics
Unit 3: Kinetics
Unit 4: Chemical Equilibrium
Unit 5: Acids and Bases Equilibrium
Unit 6: Electrochemistry

Welcome to Chemistry 11!

Assessment Rubric:

1) Gr.11 Course:    term mark : 70%  final exam: 30%

2) Term Mark: assignments/class work: 5%   labs/projects: 15%  quizzes & tests:50% mark out of 70%


Unit 0: Sig figs – scientific notations:
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:
Unit 1: States of Matter
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:
Unit 2: Gases and the Atmosphere
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:
Unit 3: Chemical Reactions
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:
Unit 4: Solutions Unit
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:
Unit 5: Organic Chemistry
What you need to know:
Tutorial Videos:


Chem 11   Plan
1 04-Jan Go over test – Sample questions
2 05-Jan Lab Copper chloride and aluminum copper chloride aluminum lab
3 06-Jan Lab Copper chloride and aluminum

2016 Chemistry 30S MYA OUTLINE

4 08-Jan Lab Copper chloride and aluminum Finish
5 12-Jan Finish lab
6 13-Jan Study period
7 14-Jan No classes MYA

Old Notes:

Heating and cooling curve notes

Unit 1 – Physical Properties of Matter notes

Vapour pressure curves notes



8 19-Jan No classes MYA
9 21-Jan Empirical Formula and Molecular Formula Notes 
10 22-Jan Empirical formula work
11 25-Jan Design your own Compounds empirical formula Assignment
12 27-Jan Empirical Formula Quiz 

Work on assignment

01-Feb Empirical formula assignment due

Unit 3: Gases and the Atmosphere Start – Composition of Atmosphere

Global warming Research paper assignment  (Inconvenient truth (2 hours) vs Great Swindle (1 hour 15mins))  

14 02-Feb Inconvenient truth vs Great Swindle video Video Link
15 03-Feb Inconvenient truth vs Great Swindle video 
16 05-Feb Finish Videos
17 09-Feb Finish video
18 10-Feb History of Pressure notes

Chapter 14 – Gases & Atmosphere1 notes

19 11-Feb Library work
20 17-Feb Finish history notes – start conversions
21 19-Feb  Unit conversions
22 22-Feb Review unit conversions – Introduce gas laws and gas law investigation

Gases and the Atmosphere 

Chapter 14 – Gases & Atmosphere2 NOTES

23 23-Feb Work on Gas Law Boyles Law Questions

Worksheets on gas laws

24 25-Feb  Research Paper Peer Review
25 01-Mar Charles’ Law & Work
26 02-Mar Charles’ Law & Gay-Lussac’s Law Work – Introduce Gas Law investigation
27 03-Mar  Work period on all gas laws and gas law investigation
28 07-Mar  Short quiz on gas laws Postponed

 (Research paper due) 

Introduce Gas law investigation assignment

29 09-Mar  Work on gas law investigations 

Chem 30S Unit 2 Review

review answers

Gas Law Practice Questions

30 10-Mar Short quiz on gas laws 
31 11-Mar Ideal gas law Notes

Ideal gas law Worksheet

Conceptual Problems – Gas Laws

Ideal gas law notes and work on gas law investigation

32 15-Mar  Ideal gas law work

Ideal Gas worksheet answers

ideal gas ans 1 – Question #2 has a temperature addition error

ideal gas ans 2

33 17-Mar Finish ideal gas law work – Conceptual problems-   Wrap up gas law investigations
34 18-Mar  Review
35 21-Mar  
36 23-Mar Gas law unit Test
37 05-Apr  Welcome back!

Start Solutions Unit 

Unit Solutions checklist


In Class Notes:  Notes Solutions 1

38 06-Apr  Finish definitions and dissociation reactions
39 07-Apr  Work on Solvation Story Assignment 

solvation process assignment

Dissociation Equation Worksheet 

40 11-Apr  Finish solvation story and dissociation equation worksheet. 
41 13-Apr  Start saturation/unsaturation/supersaturation

In Class Notes: solutions2new

Reference table: Solubility Curve Solubility curve

Notes: how to read solubility table

42 14-Apr  Continue and Finish Solubility Table
43 15-Apr  Work on Solubility Worksheet
44 19-Apr Go over solubility curve questions

Solubility Curve Practice Problems Worksheet 1

45 21-Apr
46 22-Apr Quiz on definitions and reading solubility curve
47 25-Apr Colligative properties in class notes: solutions3 

Boiling point elevation/depression

48 27-Apr Finish boiling point elevation/depression
49 29-Apr Boiling point and freezing point lab
50 02-May Boiling point and freezing point lab

solutions vocab and review

Solutions REVIEW –

Solutions Review Answers – Most of the answers



 Chem 30S Study Guide

chemistry exam review

51 03-May Molarity Calculations 

CHEM AP Students gone to Career Symposium

52 05-May  Molarity Calculations 

Dilution notes Diluting Molar Solutions

53 09-May  Quiz – Molarity Calculations – Colligative Properties 
54 10-May Dilution calculations 
55 11-May Dilution calculations/How to make a solution

How to prepare a solution

56 13-May Make Ice Cream Lab

You scream For Ice Cream


57 17-May Review
58 18-May  Unit Test
59 19-May Start Organic chem – Workbooklet
60 25-May Basic Naming
61 27-May  Alkanes – Alkenes – Alkynes
62 30-May Continue naming – aromatic 
63 31-May Halides – and alcohols functional group
64 02-Jun  Review
65 06-Jun  Unit – Qu-est Organic Chem Unit
66 07-Jun  Exam Review
67 08-Jun  Exam Review 
68 10-Jun  Q & A Class

EXAM COURSE GUIDE Chemistry 11 (2011) Here is a oldie but a goodie for chem review


unit 1 review 1 key – Unit 1 Review Key 

Chem 30S Unit 2 Review – Unit 2 Review

review answers – Unit 2 Review Key

Unit 3: Review Answers: 








Solution and organic section answer key plus the last page:


Gr.12 Schedule

All scheduled events are tentative and could be changed without notice on the calendar. Check with in class schedule.


Chem 40   Plan
1 11-Sep 1st Day – Self Intro – Syllabus – Questionnaire cards / Expectations
2 11-Sep What do we remember from gr.11? Naming review
3 15-Sep Start Unit 1: Atomic structure – history of the atom notes1
4 17-Sep Continue on the history – EM spectrum – Assign brief history assignment
5 21-Sep Finish EM spectrum – Flame demo / charged tubes Work on assignment
6 21-Sep notes2 Molecular Orbital notes
7 23-Sep Electron configuration activity
8 25-Sep Finish electron configuration – practice
9 30-Sep Review and finish electron configuration Periodic trends notes3
10 30-Sep Periodic trends  Assignment on Scientists Due
11 02-Oct Unit 1 – Atomic Structure Review Quiz
12 06-Oct Review Unit
13 08-Oct Unit Test
14 08-Oct Unit Test
15 13-Oct Aqueous Solution Unit 2 Start – dissociation
16 15-Oct intro lab – solubility rules
17 19-Oct Solubility rules lab
18 19-Oct Solubility rules lab / report and questions hand in
19 21-Oct Mystery tube lab 
20 27-Oct Mystery set ID project – In class lab time 
21 29-Oct Mystery tube ID – In class lab time
22 29-Oct Mystery tube – Finish 
23 02-Nov Mystery tube results analysis – go over lab report expectations
24 04-Nov Review net ionic equations

Start equilibrium. 

25 06-Nov Quiz on Writing net ionic equations – Work on lab reports
26 06-Nov Work on lab reports – library
27 10-Nov Receive student notes

Chemical equilibrium notes

Unit 2 Equilibrium – notes SMA Students ver

Unit 2 Equilibrium – notes SMA Complete version

Equilibrium Unit Workbook to be handed in for assignment grade

Start Equilibrium expressions and K calculations with ICE tables

Watch tutorial video  for help

28 16-Nov Continue with ICE tables / and identify different types of ICE tables

Visit tutorial videos in the Chem Help Video section

29 18-Nov Continue with ICE tables and reaction quotient (Q). Start Le Chatelier’s Principle
30 18-Nov Le Chatelier’s principle and work
31 20-Nov Quiz on Mass action, ICE calculations and Q
32 24-Nov Le Chatelier’s Principle –

4Le Chatelier’s Powerpoint NotesPre-Lab prep

33 26-Nov Lab work – Cobalt Chloride lab
34 26-Nov Lab work – Cobalt Chloride lab
35 30-Nov Finish Le Chatelier and interpreting graphs
36 02-Dec  Ksp / Common Ion Calculations
37 04-Dec  Ksp / Common Ion Calculations
38 04-Dec Le Chatelier’s Quiz
39 09-Dec  Ksp & Qsp/ Common Ion Calculations

Formal lab report from mystery tube due 

Unit 2 Review for test marks

Equilibrium Review – Equilibrium section answers – For the equilibrium section only.

40 14-Dec  No classes (MYA)

Tutorial Videos:

Ksp – Solubility Product – What is it? and Examples

Predicting Precipitate Question Tutorial Video

Common Ion Problem tutorial video


41 16-Dec Unit Test changed to Unit In Class Assignment – Be sure to know these concepts.

Includes: Solubility rules, writing dissociation and net ionic equations, Le Chatelier’s, ICE table, Keq/Qeq, Keq expressions, Ksp calculations, Common Ion Calculations, Ksp/Qsp, predicting precipitate

42 16-Dec Includes: Solubility rules, writing dissociation and net ionic equations, Le Chatelier’s, ICE table, Keq/Qeq, Keq expressions, Ksp calculations, Common Ion Calculations, Ksp/Qsp, predicting precipitate
43 18-Dec  Open
Chem 12 Plan
1 05-Jan Review Test Overview HWK: Write a summary on the changes in temperature in LE Chatelier’s p.609 – 610

OLD TEXT: p.572-573

2 07-Jan 5Q Review Quiz on Keq calculations

Review for MYA

Chemistry 40S MYA Outline & REVIEW


3 07-Jan Oxidation numbers work – redox reaction
4 11-Jan No classes  English Provincial Exam
5 13-Jan Review  / Study Period
6 15-Jan MYA Morning
7 15-Jan MYA
8 20-Jan Oxidation numbers start –

Oxidation numbers & Redox notes 

HWK; p.617 Q22-23 & p.687 Q.5-7

OLD TEXT: p.581 #18 p.642 #4-5


9 22-Jan Redox reaction

Identifying oxidizing agents notes 

 – hwk. P.680 – 681 summary

OLD TEXT p.635-637

10 26-Jan Quiz – Oxidation numbers/identifying redox reactions and electron change
11 26-Jan Redox reaction revisit – oxidation and reducing agents – HWK p.685 Q1-3

OLD TEXT p.640 Q1-3


12 28-Jan Revisit oxidizing and reducing

agents – Hwk: In class worksheets on identifying oxidizing and reducing agents. No textbook work. 

13 02-Feb Review worksheets – Balancing redox equations (oxidation number method) –

5Balancing notes Balancing with oxidation numbers / acidic / basic solution notes

HWK p.690 15-17

OLD TEXT p.646 q12-14


14 04-Feb Quiz on oxidation numbers – identifying redox reactions – oxidizing agents etc…

Balancing Reactions with oxidation numbers 


15 04-Feb Writing half reactions

HWK: Balancing worksheets

16 08-Feb Balancing in basic solutions

Balancing redox work period

HWK. Complete worksheets distributed in class

Balancing Redox Reactions

Balancing Redox Reactions Worksheet

Balancing Redox Reactions Worksheet key

17 10-Feb Balancing redox work period

HWK .p.700 Q41 – 45

Review – p.700-701 Q 48 – 49, 59 – 62, 72

18 16-Feb Test – All of oxidation numbers and balancing of all methods- 
19 16-Feb Luminol lab 
20 18-Feb Electrochemistry start – Activity Series 

Electrochemistry notes1


21 22-Feb Finish Activity Series and spontaneity 

Work on spontaneous worksheet

HWK: Finish online lab activity & Spontaneous worksheet

22 24-Feb Short quiz on Spontaneous vs non-spontaneous reactions with 1 balancing question.
23 24-Feb Activity Series Lab


24 01-Feb Short history of the battery and Galvanic cell. 

Looking at the following Galvanic/Voltaic cell animations

Galvanic cell animation

Activity series and Voltaic Cells 

25 02-Mar Work on History of Batteries 
26 04-Mar Voltaic Cell Notes: notes 2 electrochem
27 04-Mar Voltaic cells no hwk
28 08-Mar Review voltaic cells and work on worksheet.

No hwk aside from in class worksheet

29 10-Mar Check answer key for homework

Electrochem Review worksheet Electrochemistry Review

Review answer key

Helpful videos:

Electrolysis of brine

Electrolysis of molten salt

Overview summary of electrolysis

30 14-Mar Go over answers and Electrolytic cells – Molten salt

Electrochemistry – Electrolytic Cell Worksheet

answer key electrolytic cell

31 14-Mar Quiz on Voltaic cell (20 marks)
32 16-Mar Electrolytic brine solution 

notes 3 electrochem – Notes on electrolytic cells and in molten salt

notes 4 electrochem – Notes on electrolysis in aqueous brine solution

33 18-Mar Review

Review Answer Key

34 22-Mar Electrochemistry Unit Test
35 22-Mar Electrochemistry Unit Test
36 24-Mar Free class
37 06-Apr  Welcome back! 30 more classes left!

In class workbook1 

Acids & Bases Unit Start – Ch.19 p.595

In class notes here1acidandbases notes

Arrhenius and Bronsted-Lowry and Basic Acid and base definitions – properties 

HWK: read p.595 – 599 p.599 Q2

38 08-Apr Continue with basic acid and base definitions – Bronsted – Lowry

Lewis Acid & Base

HWK: in class worksheet

39 08-Apr  Basic indicator properties – Strong vs weak acid / base

Ionization Constants, Ka and Kb and Kw calculations

In class notes2strongacid.water

HWK: Read p.602 – 607 

Questions:  p.605 Q10 and p.607 Q.12 – 15 

40 12-Apr  Finish Ionization Constants, Ka and Kb and Kw

HWK: In class worksheets

41 14-Apr Start pH 

HWK: Read p.608 – 614 

Q. P.609 Q18, p.611 Q19 and p.612 Q20. 

42 18-Apr Workbook 2 – Hydronium calculation Answers 

Quiz on recognizing acid/base and conjugate acid/base

43 18-Apr  Start pH and pOH Calculations

IN class notes: 3ph

HWK: In class worksheets

44 20-Apr  pH and pOH Calculations

HWK: p.631 Q87 – 90

45 22-Apr % Dissociation / work on work booklets 

HWK: Read p.622 – 624 

46 26-Apr  Indicators and relating to Le Chatelier’s Principle

Salt Hydrolysis

47 26-Apr  Quiz on pH Calculations and Kw
48 28-Apr  Salt Hydrolysis 

HWK: Read p.617 – 621

49 02-May  Go over salt hydrolysis answers

Salt hydrolysis worksheet answers

Start Titration theory and calculations

HWK: In class worksheets and p.621 Q 30 – 32

Unit: Acids and Bases Review

Sample Exam Review: Exam Review

50 04-May  Titration Lab
51 04-May  Titration Lab
52 06-May Titration Lab

HWK. Read p.621 – 622 Q33

53 10-May  Finish titration lab

Acid base review ans

54 12-May  Unit Test
55 12-May  Unit Test
56 16-May Kinetics unit start

Group Unit Projects

kinetics final project

6 classes total

Key Items to use for your group assignment:
chapter 16 of Textbook

3kineticsnotes – In class notes on Reaction Rates definition – instantaneous rates – potential energy diagram – collision theory

5rdskineticnotes – In class notes on Reaction mechanism

Rate Law examples – Rate Law Worksheet

Power Point Notes

1kineticsnew – Powerpoint Notes – on defining reaction rates & instantaneous rates

1stoic calc.pptx– Calculating Reaction rates with stoichiometry

2factors.ppt – Factors affecting reaction rates

4collision theory.pptx – Powerpoint on Collision Theory

7ratelaw.ppt – Rate Law Presentation

57 18-May  Collision / Reaction Diagram
58 24-May  Rate Law
59 24-May  Rate Law
60 26-May  
61 30-May Presentation day
62 01-Jun Review kinetics

What is rate law video?

Sample rate law question

PE Curve video

63 01-Jun  Qu-est on Kinetics
64 03-Jun Q & A

Awards Ceremony @11am

65 07-Jun Final mass – 


midterm key

practice exam final 

final key