Savita Pall and Chemistry


Welcome to SCH4UE 2006-2007

Chemistry Syllabus

Course Outline IB CHEMISTRY (HL)

Lab Chemistry Format

Lab Assessment Criteria

IB Chemistry Portfolio Assessment Sheet

Lab: Table of Contents

Equation Sheet

Rules for survival in the Laboratory

Safety and Chemical Waste Management

27 April 2007

Please download the following to help you prepare for the final IB Exam.  Good Luck.

9 April 2007

Welcome back from Easter.

Please download the following:

1.    Halogeno-alkanes

2.    Comparison SN1and SN2

3.    E1 Reaction Review

4.    E2 Reaction Review

5.   Reaction Pathway R-X

6.    Alkanols and Phenols

7.    Alcohol Phenol Review

8.    Organic Problem Solving

9.    Carbonyl Compounds

10.    Alkanoic Acids

11.    Polymers

12.    Polymer Review

13.    Nitrogen Compounds

14.    Organic Reaction Pathways 

15.    Analytical Techniques

16.    Summary Table - Determination of         Structure

17.    Organic Concept Map

18.    PowerPoint Presentation-Organic Reaction Pathways

19.    Characteristic Tests for Organic Compounds

20.    Inorganic-Review


Hydrolysis of Halogeno Compounds


Aldehydes and Ketones


19  March 2007

Please download the IA Lab Rubric and the PSOW form. Both of these are required to be included with your IA Labs.

IB Marking Scheme



14 February 2007

Please download the IA Lab.

These will be part of the IA Planning Labs.

Also the new units starting Organic, download ALL:

 IA-Planning Labs



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.    Cracking and reforming

8.    Alkenes

9.    Isomerism

10.    Optical Isomerism

11.    Organic Chemistry Review1

12.    Organic 1 Summary Notes

13.    Aromatic-Benzene

14.    Presence of Substituents on Benzene

15.    Comparison Table of Aliphatic and Aromatic


1.    Calculations in organic

2.    Nomenclature

3.    Alkane - Alkene - Aromatic - Isomerism


1.    Reactions of Toluene

2.    Nitration of Bromobenzene



31 January 2007

Here is the new Formula sheet, this will be very useful for your exam and for the tests.

Equation Sheet

14 January 2007

The following is the REDOX UNIT REVIEW, it will be helpful for the Unit Test.


6 January 2007

Happy New Year.

Welcome Back.

Please download the new unit:  Acid- Base, for the week starting 15 January 2007.  Also download the new Assignment on Corrosion.

Corrosion Review Questions

UNIT:  ACIDS - Base 


1.    ACIDS and BASES

2.    Hydrolysis of Ions

3.    The Common Ion Effect

4.    Buffers and pH of Buffers

5.    Titration Curves


1.    Review Questions on acid-Base Definitions

2.    Review Questions

3.    Review Calculations 1

4.    Titration Problems

5.    Ka and Kb Problems

6.    Buffer Problems

7.    Review and Test -Acid-Base


Titration Plot Activity

Hydrolysis - Planning Lab


26 November 2006

 The  following two units Tests on the option unit: Drugs and Medicine will be useful as a review for your Unit Test.

Test Drugs and Medicine_4ue_04-05

Test Drugs and Medicine_3ue_04-05

11 November 2006

Please download the new unit: REDOX, for the week starting 13 November 2006


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.    Nernst Equation

10.    Redox Review


1.    Displacement of metals

2.    Electrochemical cells

3.    Quantitative Calculations 1

4.    Review Questions


1.    Oxidation Numbers of Manganese

2.    Redox Titration Using Permanganate

3.    Electrochemical Cells

4.    Electrolysis

5.    Electroplating


 19 October 2006

You may find the Chemical Kinetics Unit Test   05 - 06 useful as a review for your Unit Test.

Chemical Kinetics Unit Test_05-06

5 October 2006

The following is the IB Lab Rubric .  Many thanks are due to Chris Yu, if you see him, please thank him for his hard work and dedication.

I B Marking Scheme 

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.  Equilibrium homework Harwood and Petrucci

2.    Graphing Equilibrium

3.    Le Chatelier's Principle

4.    Equilibrium Practice Problems

5.    Free Energy and Equilibrium Constant

6.    Review -Qualitative Equilibrium


Equilibrium Simulation Lab

Macroscopic Properties of Equilibrium

Application of Le Chatelier's Principle

The Equilibrium Constant

21 September 2006

Please download the Glossary of Chemistry Definitions, this will be a useful tool for the study of the IB Exam. 

Chemistry Definitions

5 September 2006

Welcome to IB II

Please download the following Review Package for the first week; and the Kinetics Unit.


Grade11 Complete Review

Unit: Chemical Kinetics


1.    Chemical Kinetics

2.    Energy in Kinetics

3.    Reaction Mechanism Notes

4.    Rate Law and Order

5.    Half-life

6.    Arrhenius Equation

7.    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

6.    Arrhenius Equation Problems


Factors Affecting Rates of Chemical Reactions

11 September 2006

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

Practice Calculations Review