Week 18

Physics

Calculus

  • Read sections 8.1-8.3.
  • Problems are from 8.1, 8.2

Lab

  • ***All students should plan on attending Lab this week*** 
  • Lab handout is available here

Seminar

  • Finish Chaos by Week 10.

Chemistry

  • Reading: Finish reading Chapter 18.
  • Reading Response available here
  • Problem Set: Chapter 18 # 42, 45, 49, 51, 57, 60, 63, 65, 68, 87, 93, 94, 126, 127, 130 
  • Week 17 Problem Set Solutions available here
  • Week 18 Chemistry Learning Objectives:
    • Be able to convert between free energy change and the maximum electrochemical cell potential
    • Understand and apply the Nernst equation to quantify the relationship between concentration and cell potential and to calculate equilibrium constants from cell potentials
    • Be able to discuss the operation of common batteries and the process of corrosion in terms of half-reactions and standard reduction potentials
    • Use the stoichiometry of electrolysis reactions to convert between time, amps, and mass produced in a given electrolytic process