125013 – General Chemistry Laboratory

Course Goals and Content

Safety instructions, measurements and accuracy, combustion reactions, concentration determination by titration, determination of hydration water in copper sulfate. Chemical equilibrium and Le-Chatelier principle. Determination of zinc equivalent (ideal gas laws). Atomic absorption and emission spectrum, elements in flame, absorption law, phase diagrams, measuring the enthalpy of vaporization, ion exchangers, acid and bases, elution curves. Note: the lab is given once in 2 weeks.