Abstract: Compounds and Stoichiometry

Title: Compounds and Stoichiometry

Authors: Lorrie Comeford, PhD

Affiliations: Salem State University

Primary author contact information: Lorrie Comford, PhD, Professor of Chemistry

Resources available with this module: iRAT/tRAT, application exercise, and facilitation notes

Abstract: This module is for General Chemistry I which is the first chemistry course taken by chemistry and biology majors. This is the third TBL module in the course, and it typically takes six 90 minute periods to complete. It has been used with classes ranging in size from 35 to 40. Topics include: nomenclature for ionic and molecular compounds, molar mass for compounds, stoichiometry, limiting reactant and percent yield.

Target audience: Undergraduate chemistry and biology majors