Savita Pall and Chemistry


Welcome to SCH4U 2006-2007

The following Equation Sheet will be required for the whole course; and the Review Book outlines the whole course. It will be useful for exam preparation.

Please download the Course Outline and the Chemistry Lab Format and make sure that you are aware of the Lab Safety and Survival Rules.

4U Course Outline 06-07

Equation Sheet


Chemistry Lab Format

Rules for survival in the Laboratory

Safety and Chemical Waste Management

26 May 2007

The following packages will help you to succeed in the final Exam.


How to build a concept map



Final Unit Review Schoa-4U - Answers


14 May 2007

 Please download the review: atomic structure and bonding Unit Test for review:

Atomic  Structure Unit Test_04-05


13 May 2007

 Please download the new Unit: Organic for the week starting 14 May:

1.    Introduction to organic

2.    Introduction to organic reaction mechanism

3.    Table of functional groups

4.    Nomenclature-IMFA Chart

5.    System of organic nomenclature

6.    Alkanes

7.    Alkenes-Grade 12

8.     Isomerism

9.    Alcohols and Ethers - Grade 12


1.   Melting point and boiling point of Alkanes

2.    IMFA-Boiling Points

3.    Nomenclature


17 April 2007

You may now download the: Ionic Equilibrium Test, a Multiple Choice Review, and an Outline of the Acid -Base Unit requirements.  These will ensure your success in the upcoming Acid - Base Unit Test.

Ionic Equilibrium Quest

Replacement Test Questions-Acids-Bases

Outline of Unit Review

14 April 2007

Please download the following new Unit: atomic structure and Bonding, for the week starting    23 APRIL 2007


1.    Atomic Structure

2.    Notes: Trends in the PT

3.    Periodic Table Trends Summary

4.    Electronegativity

5.      Table of VSEPR Shapes

6.    Bonding-IMFA

7.    Graph of Hydrides of Group 5_ 6_7

8.    Summary Table-Bonding-Properties

9.    Atomic Structure Review

10.    Complete Review Structure and bonding


3.    Lewis Structure Tables

4.    VSEPR Shapes of Molecules

5.    Review Atomic Theory Bonding and Structure

6.    Structure and Bonding-Review Questions


20 March 2007

Welcome Back from a very restful march Break.

Please download the following new unit:       Acid- Base, for the week starting 19 March 2007. 

UNIT:  ACID - Base 


1.    ACIDS and BASES

2.    Hydrolysis of Ions

3.    The Common Ion Effect

4.    Buffers and pH of Buffers

5.    Titration Curves


1.    Summary of Arrhenius Properties

2.    Summary Table of pH and pOH Relationship

3.    Review Questions on Acid-Base Definitions

4.    Review Questions

5.    Review Calculations 1

6.    Determination of pH of WA Solution

7.    Determination of pH WB Solution

8.     Ka and Kb Problems

9.   Titration Problems

10.    Buffer Problems

11.    Review and Test -Acid-Base


1.    Properties of Acids and Bases

2.    Hydrolysis Planning Lab

3.    Titration Lab

4.    Titration Plot Activity


14 February 2007

Please download the new units: 

Solubility Product Equilibria 

1.    Solution Equilibria

2.    Ksp Solubility

3.    Ksp Problems

4.    Solubility Rules-PPtn-net-Ionic Equations

31 January 2007

Here is the new Equation Sheet, this will be a very useful sheet for Exam and Tests. Also the new assignment: Unit Review Questions_06-07; below will be very useful for the quizzes and tests.

Equation Sheet


6 January 2007

Happy New Year.

Welcome Back.

Please download the new unit: REDOX, for the week starting 15 January 2007


1.    Intro to Redox

2.    Balancing using Oxidation Numbers

3.    Inorganic-Review

4.    Balancing by Ion-Electron Method

5.    Electrochemical Cells

6.    Corrosion

7.    Electrolysis

8.    Quantitative Aspects of Electrolytic Reactions

9.     Redox Review


1.    Displacement of metals

2.    Electrochemical cells

3.    Corrosion Review Questions

4.    Quantitative Calculations 1

5.    Review Questions


1.    Oxidation Numbers of Manganese

2.    Redox Titration Using Permanganate

3.    Electrochemical Cells

4.    Electrolysis

5.    Electroplating


8 December 2006

The following practice test: Qualitative Equilibrium Quest, will help you to prepare for the TEST next week.

Qualitative Equilibrium Quest

25 November 2006

Please download the new Unit: Equilibrium

1.    Equilibrium in chemical reactions

2.    Summary Table of Equilibrium and Rates

3.    Gibbs Free Energy and Equilibrium

4.    Quantitative Equilibrium Review

5.  Equilibrium-Review

6.    Brett Anderson Equilibrium Review


1.    Graphing Equilibrium

2.    Le Chatelier's Principle

3.    Equilibrium Practice Problems

4.    Free Energy and Equilibrium Constant

5.    Review -Qualitative Equilibrium


1.    Equilibrium Simulation Lab

2.    Application of Le Chatelier's Principle

3.    The Equilibrium Constant


23 November 2006

The following will be useful as a Review for the Kinetics Test next week. 

Test Kinetics

19 October 2006

You may now download the Thermochemistry Unit Test as a Review for your Test next week.  Please download  the new Unit Chemical Kinetics, for next week.

Thermochemistry Unit Test_05-06

Unit: Chemical Kinetics


1.    Chemical Kinetics

2.    Energy in Kinetics

3.    Reaction Mechanism Notes

4.    Rate Law and Order

5.    Half-life

6.    Catalysis

8.    Kinetics Review

9.    Kinetics Review Notes

10.    Review-Andre


1.    Effect of Surface Area

2.   Graph-Definition-Factors

3.    KE and Temperature-Distribution

4.    Rate Law Order and PE

5.    Problems First Order Reactions



5 October 2006

Just to remind you that you will have a Quiz upon your return to school on 10 October on sections D, E and F of the notes.

Have a very relaxing Holiday

5 September 2006

Welcome to Grade 12 Chemistry. We will be starting with a Grade 11 Review and then the  Unit: Thermodynamics.

Please download the following notes, assignments and labs for the beginning of the year.


Grade11 Complete Review

Unit: Thermodynamics


1.    Introduction to thermodynamics

2.    Table of definitions of types of enthalpy changes

3.    Hess's Law Notes

4.    Bond Energy Notes

5.    Entropy and Free Energy

6.    Reaction Spontaneity Table

7.    Thermodynamics-Review


1.    Specific Heat and Heat Capacity Problems1

2.    Specific Heat and Heat Capacity Problems2

3.    Enthalpy Changes for Warming Substances and Changes of State

4.    Equations using Heats of Reaction

5.    Hess's Law and Calorimetry Problems

6.    Summation of Heats of Reactions and Hess's Law Problems

7.    Enthalpy Review Questions

8.    Bond Enthalpies

9.    Entropy Assignment 1

10.    Assignment 2 Spontaneous Processes

11.    Assignment 3 Free Energy

12.    Review Entropy and Free Energy


1.    Exothermic and Endothermic Reactions

2.    Enthalpy Change of Mg and HCl

3.    Enthalpy of Ionic Compounds

4.    Enthalpy of zinc and copper(II) Sulphate

5.    Heat You Can Eat Lab

6.    Hess's Law sodium hydroxide and hydrochloric acid

7.    Combustion of Alcohols

11 September 2006

This is the practice review calculations with answers, to help you prepare for the Quiz.

Practice Calculations Review