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Fundamentals of Chemistry


Mathematical background for the study of chemistry. Atomic structure, periodicity, chemical bonding, nomenclature, stoichiometry, and chemical reactions. Properties of gases, liquids, solids, and solutions. Designed for students who desire to continue studying chemistry at Davidson but lack the background needed to begin Chemistry 115.

Students entering before 2012: satisfies the non-laboratory course in the Natural Science distribution requirement.


May not be taken for credit after any chemistry course numbered 115 or above has been taken for credit. No laboratory. (Fall)