Last updated: Thursday, 18 February 2010



Text: Kotz, Treichel & Weaver, Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity, 6th Ed.


Students from CHEM 205-206, please note:

* The official course pages are on the Moodle website

where you will find:

general course outlines and regulations,

lab / tutorial information, schedules & tutorial problems lists,

TA contact information

* On THIS SITE: you will find sample past exams and lecture notes


Extra tools for problem solving: 

* Some words of advice



For exams:

expect questions similar to textbook's GENERAL PROBLEMS & past exams!


Dr. Rogers' sample exams:

I suggest you save the files rather than trying to print them directly from the web browser


Periodic table for midterm exams: missing 1st 20 elements (final exam version is complete)


Midterm F09 sect.01-A -- solutions

Midterm F09 sect.01-B -- solutions

Midterm F09 sect.02-A -- solutions

Midterm F09 sect.02-B -- solutions

Midterm Exam W2008 (note: view images in colour!) -- solutions

Midterm Exam F2007 -- solutions

Midterm Exam W2007 -- solutions

Midterm F06 sect.01 -- solutions

Midterm F06 sect.02 -- solutions

Midterm Exam W2006 -- solutions

Midterm Exam F2005 -- solutions


Dr. Rogers' sample final exam:


Final Exam W2008 -- solutions


Copyright information: Copyright information: The figures in these lecture notes have been taken with permission from Kotz, Treichel & Weaver, Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity, 6th Edition (Thomson, 2006), from Kotz & Treichel, Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity, 5th Edition (Thomson, 2003), and where noted, from Zumdahl & Zumdahl, Chemistry, 6th Edition (Houghton Mifflin, 2003). Reproduction of these lecture notes and figures for personal use is allowed, but they may not be sold or redistributed without permission from the publishers.


Lecture archives: W2008 section 03 lecture notes (one lecture at a time)

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11none, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16none, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22none, 23, 24, 25, 26


Numerical answers to selected end-of-chapter problems (tutorial homework)

from Kotz&Treichel:


6th/5th Ed. cross-reference table

Note: questions labeled new are found only in the 6th edition. The 6th edition is available on 3-hour reserve at Vanier library on Loyola campus (filed in Clues under Chem 205 & Chem 206 listed under “Dr. Bird”).


Pdf files (6th Ed.)

Ch.1 6th, Ch.2 6th,Ch.3 6th, Ch.4 6th, Ch.5 6th, Ch.20 6th, Ch.7 6th, Ch.8 6th, Ch.9 6th, Ch.10 6th, Ch.12 6th


Text files (5th Ed.)

Ch.1 5th, Ch.2 5th, Ch.3 5th, Ch.4 5th, Ch.5 5th, Ch.20 5th, Ch.7 5th, Ch.8 5th, Ch.9 5th, Ch.10 5th, Ch.12 5th



For Chem 205 TAs: click here for powerpoint about significant figures for 1st tutorial


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Last updated Thursday, 18 February 2010