Savita Pall and Chemistry


Welcome to Chemistry: SCH3UE


Welcome to Chemistry

Please download the IB-Course Outline.

IB-Chemistry Course Outline 2015

The following Data Book and the 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


Please download the Science Safety Contract,  please bring it back signed by your parent/guardian and by you also.  

Science Safety Contract


June 11, 2018

SCH3UE 2018 Exam Matrix



May 20, 2018

Please download the new unit:  Organic, for the week starting  May 23, 2018 



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.    Functional Group Nomenclature Priorities Table

7.   System of organic nomenclature

8.    Functional Group Nomenclature Priorities Table

9.    Functional Group Priorities in Organic Nomenclature

10.    Common & IUPAC Names

11.    Classification of Organic Isomers


1.    Calculations in Organic Chemistry

2.    IMFA-Boiling Point

3.    Melting point and boiling point of Alkanes

4.    Nomenclature

5.    Nomenclature Answers

6.    Alkane and Alkene Structure and Nomenclature-2018

7.    Organic Nomenclature Handouts

8.    Answers Organic Nomenclature Handouts


February 21, 2018

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



1.    Bonding-Ionic Covalent-09-10

2.    6 Table of VSEPR Shapes

3.    VSEPR Table and Structure

4.    Formal Charge-Bond Order

5.    Memory Aid-Table of VSEPR Shapes

6.    Intermolecular Forces-09-10

7.    Graph _hydrides of Group 5_ 6_7

8.    Assignment-Volatility-Surface Tension

9.    Structure and Type of Solids-09-10

10.    Comparing Properties of Ionic and Molecular Compounds

11.    Chemistry of Ozone

12.    Covalent Bonding-Hybridization

13.    Bonding in Organic Compounds-V2

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


1.    Ionic Crystals-Born-Haber Cycle-2018

2.    Lewis Structure_Tables4

3.    Assignment Lewis Structure Practice Questions

4.    VSEPR Shapes of Molecules 5

5.    Molecular Geometry and IMFA-2016

6.    Types of Structure and Properties

7.    Answer -Types of Structure and Properties

8.    Bonding Types-ICT

9.    Volatility and Surface Tension of Liquids

10.    Structure and Bonding-Review 6

11.    Review Atomic Theory Bonding and Structure

12.    Essay Questions on Bonding and Properties

13.    Atomic Structure Review


1.    3_Lab Activity-Polarity-VSEPR-Props-Model

2.    4_Comparing Phys Props to Bond Types

3.    Testing Liquids for Polarity

Please download the following Unit also: 

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


January 31, 2018

Here are the answers to the Mega problems for the Solutions & Acid-Base Mega Problems , and the Main Concepts for the Unit Test.

Mega Problem Answer Sheet

Main Concepts for Solutions-acid-Base Test

January 26, 2018

Please download the Gas Unit.

 (IB: Topic 1.5)

UNIT:  Gases


1.    1 Gas Notes

2,    2 KMT

3.    Application of Daltons Law-Collection of Gases

4.   Gases and Atmospheric Chemistry

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-Answer

15.    Answer Key-Gas Unit

Practice Quizzes and Tests 

Gases Quiz 1

Gas Laws -Quiz II-Stoichiometry

Gas Laws Unit Test

The Behaviour of Gases-Test

Gas Quiz 1_V1_16-17

Gas Quiz 1_V2_16-17

Gas Quiz 1_V3_16-17

Gas Quiz 1_V4_16-17

Gas Quiz 1_V5_16-17

Gas Quiz 1_V 6_16-17


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


November 14, 2017

Please download the following new Units: I:  Solution Chemistry, and  II:  Acid - Base Chemistry

UNIT:  Solution Chemistry


Introduction to Solution Chemistry

Solubility Graph

Dilution Problems

Solubility Rules Table

net ionic equations

solutions  Stoichiometry

Review - Concepts -Solutions


Concentration Calculations I

Ionic Concentration

Double Displacement Reactions-2017

Solubility Rules-Net Ionic Equations

Stoichiometry and Solutions I

Reactions in Aqueous Solution-Stoichiometry

Review Problems-Solution Chemistry

Solution Chemistry Mega Problem 1

Solution Chemistry Mega Question II

Solution Unit Review Mega Problem III 


1.    solubility of a salt

2.    making solutions

3.    stock solutions and dilutions

4.    Double Displacement Reactions

5.    Precipitation of lead (II) iodide

6.    Estimating Concentration of a Solution-Spectroscope

7.    Planning Lab-Stoichiometry

UNIT:  Acids-Bases

IB-Outline    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

5.    Titration Problems-Answers-2015  


1.  Lab-Electrolytes -Weak -Strong  

2.    Strong and Weak Acid Titration Simulation

3.     Bronsted-Lowry Acid-Base Lab

4.     Titration Lab

5.    Determination of Acetic Acid-Bubble Gum

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

7.    Planning-Indigestion Medicine.


September 6, 2017

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

Please download the following Notes, Assignments and Labs 

These will be required for the first day of classes.

The following is the IB-Topic: 1 Syllabus Requirement Outline.  You do not have to download this.

Topic 1- Stoichiometric relationships


1.    Matter- Introduction

2.    Ten signs of a chemical change

3.    Binary Compound Drill Sheet

4.    Oxidation Numbers

5.    Review Table-Polyatomic Ion

6.    Balancing Equations

7.    Types of Reactions in Chemistry

8.    Activity Series-Metals-Halogens-2016



Complete Nomenclature Review

Nomenclature-Ultimate Review-2017

Nomenclature Ultimate Review 2017-Answers

Introduction to balancing equations


Balancing Equations-Polyatomic Ions

Chemical nomenclature and balancing equations

More balancing equations

Word Equations to Balanced Molecular Equations 

Quiz-Balancing Word-Equations -16-17

Double Displacement Reactions-2017

Metal Activity Questions


Types of Reaction

Activity Series of Metals-3U

September 18, 2017

 Topic 11 & 21: Measurement and Data Processing 

The following is the IB-Topic: 11 & 21  Syllabus Requirement Outline.  You do not have to download this.

Topic 11- 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 25, 2017

 Topic 1:  Stoichiometric Relationships 


1.    Introduction-The Mole

2.    Introduction-The Mole

3.    The mole

4.    Molecular mass and Formula mass

5.    Empirical Formula II

6.    Fractions-Decimals-Empirical-Molecular Formula

7.    Stoichiometry Notes

8.     Moles and Chemical Equations-  Stoichiometry

9.    Limiting Reagent Calculations

10.    Calculations in Chemistry

11.    Moles Unit Review

12.    Calculations in Chemistry-Moles Unit.

13.    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

13.    Review for Moles Test-2011-2012


1.    Number of molecules

2.    Lab-Number of Molecules in a  Chemical -Lab Report Sheet

3.    Problems encountered in Planning Lab-Number of Molecules

4.    The chalk lab

5.    The water lab

6.    The Candy Lab_2016

7.    Lab-Percentage Composition-MgO

8.    Empirical Formula of MgCl2

9.    Formula of a Hydrate

10.    Lab-Limiting-Excess-Al-CuCl2

11.    Planning Lab-Quantities in Chemical Reactions