Savita Pall and Chemistry


Welcome to SCH3UE


Welcome to  IB (HL) - Year I: Grade 11 Chemistry.

Please download the IB-Course Outline.

IB-Chemistry Course Outline 2015

The following Equation Sheet will be required for the duration of the course and you will be required to bring it into tests and quizzes.

IB Data Booklet 2014

THE-EQUATION SHEET- 2015 version 3


The following Practical Scheme of Work, PSOW, must be completed by all students through out the school year.  Please download it and fill it as each practical is completed.

Group 4 PSOW

May 28, 2015

The following is the Table of Content for the Lab Portfolio

The 2015 June Exam Matrix is now also available

Exam Matrix-3UE-2014-2015

Labs Portfolio-3UE -May-2015

April 26, 2015

Study Points-Atomic Structure and Bonding Unit-2015-3UE 

April 15, 2015

Please download the new unit:  Organic, for the week starting  April 14, 2015.  



1.    Introduction to organic

2.   Introduction to organic reaction mechanism

3.    Table of Functional Groups

4.    Nomenclature IMFA Chart

5.    Families of Organic Compounds

6.   System of organic nomenclature

7.    Functional Group Notes-Ryder-Whittaker Hawkins

8.    Common & IUPAC Names

9.    Classification of Organic Isomers

10.   Alkanes

11.    Alkenes

 12.    Alkenes-Reactions Flow Chart

13.    Polymers

14.    Organic-1-Summary Notes


1.    Calculations in Organic Chemistry

2.    Nomenclature

3.    Nomenclature Answers

4.    IMFA-Boiling Point

5.    Melting point and boiling point of Alkanes


1.    Preparation and reactions of acetylene

2.    Reactions of hydrocarbons


January 21, 2015

The following is the brief summary of the requirements for the upcoming test on Solution and Acid-Base Chemistry.  Thank you to Laura Douglas

Requirements for Test Review-Solutions-Acid-Base-Grade 11-2015

January 5, 2015

The following are the IB-Topic: 2, 3, 12, 13, and 14, Syllabus Requirement Outlines.  You do not have to download them.

Topic 2- Atomic Structure

Topic 3-Periodicity

Topic-12-13-Transition Metals

Topic 14-Chemical Bonding-Structure

Please download the following new Units: Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding

Also, please download the Transition Metal Unit, this will be a part of your Summative (IB: Topic 13)

UNIT:  Atomic Structure: Notes

Atomic and Molecular Structure-Unit Outline

Historical Perspective Table-Atomic Structure

1. 3_Atomic Spectrum-Bohr

2.    The Mass Spectrometer  

3.    4-The Wave Mechanical Model of the Atom

4.    Notes-Trends in the Periodic Table

5.    Summary Periodic Trends-Periodic Table

6.    Periodic Trends-Element-Oxides-Chlorides

7.    Periodic Table REVIEW


1.    Isotopes and relative atomic mass

2.    Uses of Radioisotopes

3.    Atomic Structure-Assignment I

4.    Quantum Mechanics Calculations 3

5.    Review-Quantum Numbers -Electron Configuration

6.    Review-Periodic Trends-Bonding-13-14-Answers

7.    Multiple Ionization Energies

8.    Successive Ionization Energies of Sodium

9.    Atomic Structure and Ionization Energy


1.    1_Atomic Spectra of Hydrogen Using a Spectroscope

2.    The Variation of Atomic Properties

3.    Making oxides-Acids-Bases



Bonding-Ionic Covalent-09-10

6 Table of VSEPR Shapes

VSEPR Table and Structure

Bond order-Formal Charge

Memory Aid-Table of VSEPR Shapes

Intermolecular Forces-09-10

Graph _hydrides of Group 5_ 6_7

Assignment-Volatility-Surface Tension

Structure and Type of Solids-09-10

Covalent Bonding-Hybridization

Bonding in Organic Compounds-V2

Complete Review-Structure-and-Bonding-09-10


Lewis Structure_Tables4

Assignment Lewis Structure Practice Questions

VSEPR Shapes of Molecules 5

Types of Structure and Properties

Answer -Types of Structure and Properties

Bonding Types-ICT

Volatility and Surface Tension of Liquids

Structure and Bonding-Review 6

Review Atomic Theory Bonding and Structure


3_Lab Activity-Polarity-VSEPR-Props-Model

4_Comparing Phys Props to Bond Types

Testing Liquids for Polarity

Please download the following new unit: 

Transition Metals. 

Transition Metal Unit will be a part of your Summative (IB: Topic 13)


Transition Metal Chemistry


Transition Metals-Review1 and Answers

Transition Metals Review II and Answers

Transition Metal Review 3


Lab-Transition Metals



November 25, 2014

The following is the review of the Gas Unit, and some review questions to help you to prepare for the Test

Chemistry Gas Review-2014


The following is an explanation of all the problems encountered in the correction of the Planning lab-Number of Molecules, please read and check for all future planning labs.

Problems encountered in Planning Lab-Number of Molecules

The following are the IB-Topic Syllabus Requirement Outlines.  You do not have to    download them.

Topic 1- Stoichiometric relationships

Topic 11- Measurement and data processing

Topic 8- Acids and bases


October 27, 2014

Please download the following new Units: I:  Solutions,  II.  Acid - Base

Also, please download the Gas Unit, this will be a part of your Summative

 (IB: Topic 1.5)

UNIT:  Solution Chemistry: Notes

Introduction to Solution Chemistry

Solubility Graph

Dilution Problems

Solubility Rules Table

net ionic equations

solutions  Stoichiometry

Review - Concepts -Solutions


Concentration Calculations 1

Ionic Concentration

Solubility Rules-Net Ionic Equations

Stoichiometry and Solutions I

Reactions in Aqueous Solution-Stoichiometry

Review Problems-Solution Chemistry


1.    solubility of a salt

2.    making solutions

3.    stock solutions and dilutions

4.    Double Displacement Reactions

5.    Precipitation of lead iodide

6.    Estimating Concentration of a Solution-Spectroscope

7.    Planning Lab-Stoichiometry

UNIT:  Acids-Bases

8 Acids and bases




pH-Coordinate Bond

Titration Curve-Strong Acid-Strong Base

Titration Curve-pH vs. Volume-Strong Acid-Strong Base


1. Summary of Arrhenius properties

2.  Review Questions on acid-Base Definitions

3.  Summary Table of pH and pOH Relationship

4.  Titration Problems


1.    Electrolytes-Weak and Strong

2.    Strong and Weak Acid Titration Simulation

3. Bronsted-Lowry Acid-Base Lab

4. Planning Lab-Properties of Acids and Bases

5.  Titration Problems-Answers-2015  

6.    pH Changes During Titration of a Strong Acid and Strong Base


UNIT:  Gases


1 Gas Notes


Application of Daltons Law-Collection of Gases

Flow Chart-Gas Phase of Matter

Gas Unit Review-Brett Anderson


1.    manometers

2.     Pressure Volume

3.    Pressure Volume

4.    PV PT VT Problems

5     Gas Law Problems

6.    Gas Laws Practice

7.    Ideal Gas Law

8.    Molar Volume

9.     Gas Stoichiometry

10.    Partial Pressures

11.    KMT-Review

12.    Gas Problems Practice 1

13.    Review Problems I and II

14.    Gases Practice Test Questions-Answers

15.    Answer Key-Gas Unit

Practice Quizzes and Tests for the Test on November 27, & 28

Gases Quiz 1

Gas Laws -Quiz II-Stoichiometry

Gas Laws Unit Test

The Behaviour of Gases-Test


Effect of temperature on the volume of a Gas

Answer Key-Lab-Effect of Temperature on Gas Volume

Dry Lab-Determination of Molar Volume of CO2_O2_CH4

Co2 from an Alka-Seltzer Tablet

Gas Stoichiometry Lab 

Air Bag Planning Lab



September 2, 2014

We will be starting with a Grade 10 Review of Nomenclature and Balancing Equations 

Please download the following Review of Grade 10.  

These will be required for the first day of classes.


1.    Matter- Introduction

2.    Binary Compound Drill Sheet

3.    Oxidation Numbers

4.    Review Table-Polyatomic Ion

5.    Table of cations and anion names and formulas

6.    Balancing Equations

7.    Types of Reactions in Chemistry



Complete Nomenclature Review

Introduction to balancing equations


Balancing Polyatomic Equations

Chemical nomenclature and balancing equations

More balancing equations


Types of Reaction

September 10, 2014

 Topic 11 & 21: Measurement and Data Processing 


Introduction to measurement.

Measurement and data processing

Uncertainty Calculation1

Review Propagating Error


Lab-Application of Significant Digits-Density

Lab-Thickness of aluminum Sheet

September 22, 2014

 Topic 1:  Stoichiometric Relationships 

1.    The mole

2.    Molecular mass and Formula mass

3.    Empirical Formula II

5.    Fractions-Decimals-Empirical-Molecular Formula

6.    Stoichiometry Notes

7.     Moles and Chemical Equations-  Stoichiometry

8.    Limiting Reagent Calculations

9.    Calculations in Chemistry

10.    Moles Unit Review

11.    Summary Calculations from Equations


1.    Avogadro's number problems

2.    The mole and the periodic table

3.    Mole Problems II

4.    Percentage Composition Review

5.    Empirical formula

6.    Review Questions-Empirical-Molecular Formula

7.    Mass_to_mass_problems_1

8.    Mass_to_mass_problems_2

9.    Stoichiometry moles problems

10.    Stoichiometry 2_Review_Problems_07-08

11.    Limiting reagent problems

12.    Percent yield


Number of molecules

Problems encountered in Planning Lab-Number of Molecules

The chalk lab

The water lab

Lab-Percentage Composition-MgO

Empirical Formula of MgCl2

Formula of a Hydrate


Planning Lab-Quantities in Chemical Reactions