The summer assignment is a required part of this course. Testing on this
assignment will begin on the first day of the fall-term. Please do not put it
off until the last minute : )

**Summer assignment:**

**Read Chapter 1**: Introduction: Matter and Measurement. Review measuring techniques,
factor-label method for conversions, significant figures.

Brown and LeMay problems: 1.1, 1.4, 1.8, 1.11, 1.15, 1.19, 1.27, 1.33, 1.43,
1.53,

**Read Chapter 2**: Atoms molecules and Ions. Review atoms, ions, periodic table,
valences, formulas and naming (nomenclature). ** Memorize** ions on the __ AP Ions
List__. (Color code ion flash cards by charge???) Know
Rutherford's Gold Foil experiment.

Brown and LeMay problems: 2.2, 2.4, 2.11, 2.25, 2.29, 2.37, 2.41, 2.55, 2.59, 2.65,
2.69,

**Read Chapter 3**: Stoichiometry: Calculations with chemical formulas and
equations: Weighing by counting, the mole, Avogadro's
number, percent composition, empirical formulas, balancing equations, limiting
reagent. Know how to calculate emprical formulas.

Brown and LeMay problems 3.1, 3.5, 3.11, 3.15, 3.19, 3.21, 3.35, 3.39, 3.43, 3.51,
3.59, 3.63, 3.67, 3.69, 3.71