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by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Chemistry Community
Replies: 8
Views: 487

Re: Chemistry Community

I think your grade is determined by how many posts you make overall in the quarter. They say weekly but last quarter I forgot to post one week and I still got full credit as well. As long as you post 50 times this quarter, I think you should be good!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Equilibrium Constants & Calculating Concentrations
Topic: Week 1 lecture note
Replies: 4
Views: 59

Re: Week 1 lecture note

Will there be lecture notes posted for week 2 as well? I find these notes to be a great supplement to what I took in class and very helpful overall. Thanks!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Notes for 1/13 Lecture
Replies: 4
Views: 36

Re: Notes for 1/13 Lecture

AGaeta_2C wrote:Apologies for the cramped paper and sloppiness!


Thank you so much everyone!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Ideal Gases
Topic: converting Kc to Kp
Replies: 13
Views: 72

Re: converting Kc to Kp

Cool! Thank you so much!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Notes for 1/13 Lecture
Replies: 4
Views: 36

Notes for 1/13 Lecture

I will be unable to make the lecture for 1/13. I was wondering if anyone would be willing to send me or upload their notes from that lecture? Thank you so much!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Non-Equilibrium Conditions & The Reaction Quotient
Topic: N2O4 <--> 2NO2, color?
Replies: 3
Views: 33

Re: N2O4 <--> 2NO2, color?

I would like to add that with Professor Lavelle, anything mentioned in lectures is fair game to be on tests, midterms, or the final. So, I would remember this just in case it pops up on something big.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Discussion Sections
Replies: 7
Views: 54

Re: Discussion Sections

Dina 2k wrote:Also, are the peer learning worksheets the same each week?

I believe the TA/UAs that are in charge of the peer leaning sessions change the worksheets every week to encompass the curriculum taught that week.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Test 1 14B Topics
Replies: 3
Views: 34

Test 1 14B Topics

Does anyone know which outlines will be covered on the test in 2 weeks?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Homework for Week 1
Replies: 6
Views: 34

Re: Homework for Week 1

When are Chemistry Community answers due?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Jan 10, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Ideal Gases
Topic: converting Kc to Kp
Replies: 13
Views: 72

Re: converting Kc to Kp

When asked the equilibrium constant of a chemical reaction involving gases, do we solve for Kc or Kp?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Dec 08, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: Biological Examples
Topic: Well-Known Examples of Chemo Drugs
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Well-Known Examples of Chemo Drugs

On the outline, it mentions that we need to know well-known examples of coord compounds used as chemotherapy drugs. Other than cis and transplantin, what are some others we need to know?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: MARSHMALLOW- FINAL REVIEW SESSION [ENDORSED]
Replies: 111
Views: 4081

Re: MARSHMALLOW- FINAL REVIEW SESSION [ENDORSED]

On question 2b of the mini marshmallow, does the order of the ligand in the coordination complex matter?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Shape, Structure, Coordination Number, Ligands
Topic: Chelates
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: Chelates

I think the best way to approach this if you are having difficulty is to memorize the common polydentates like oxalate and ethylenediamine.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Dec 06, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: KAREN SUN 5-7PM WORKSHOP - DOWNLAOD WORKSHEETS HERE
Replies: 53
Views: 2417

Re: KAREN SUN 5-7PM WORKSHOP - DOWNLAOD WORKSHEETS HERE

Hello everyone! Because Thanksgiving is situated in Week 9 this year, and your final is this upcoming Sunday, I will unfortunately not be able to hold one last workshop with you all. However, I have attached my notes for coordination compounds as well as acid/base structures (the ones I usually wri...
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Dec 06, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Final Review Session
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Final Review Session

Luyan Zhang - 1L wrote:Will there be another practice packet for the final review session given like the midterm?

Does anyone know when the answers for this packet will be given?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: General Science Questions
Topic: Final
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Re: Final

Yep, it is definitely cumulative covering topics from HS Fundamentals to topics covered in Week 10. Good luck!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: General Science Questions
Topic: Chemistry Community Questions
Replies: 5
Views: 64

Re: Chemistry Community Questions

From what I’ve heard, it is dependent on your TA’s policy on grading Chemistry Community. I think you should consult your TA to find out.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: HW Week 9 & 10
Replies: 4
Views: 44

Re: HW Week 9 & 10

Honestly I think any topic after the second test is fair game. Especially because both the homework’s can be turned in during Week 10.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Naming
Topic: Naming Convention of Metal Anions
Replies: 5
Views: 35

Naming Convention of Metal Anions

Is there a specific naming convention for the metal anions that end in -ate? For example, why is the Nickel anion nickelate and not nickate but the cobalt anion is cobate and not cobaltate?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Shape, Structure, Coordination Number, Ligands
Topic: Names of Common Ligands
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Names of Common Ligands

Does anyone have a list of chart of common ligands that we should know before the final?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: *Liquid Structure (Viscosity, Surface Tension, Liquid Crystals, Ionic Liquids)
Topic: Viscosity
Replies: 15
Views: 100

Re: Viscosity

Is there any practical application to viscosity like do yall know if there are any formulas that factor in viscosity or is it more just a property of certain substances to be aware of in general knowledge? Yeah is this anything to bother with for the 2nd test? I think it might be on the test becaus...
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Determining Molecular Shape (VSEPR)
Topic: Test 2
Replies: 6
Views: 39

Re: Test 2

Ashley Fang 3J wrote:also it's not cumulative nor will it include hybridization

Do you know if hybridization is going to be covered on the final?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: *Molecular Orbital Theory (Bond Order, Diamagnetism, Paramagnetism)
Topic: Sigma and Pi Bonds
Replies: 12
Views: 316

Re: Sigma and Pi Bonds

Lauren Ho 2E wrote:Here's a visual that I hope helps!

I found this really helpful for visualizing the bonds! Thank you!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Ideal Gases
Topic: Reading the textbook [ENDORSED]
Replies: 132
Views: 77086

Re: Reading the textbook [ENDORSED]

I personally would recommend going over the textbook. Although there are some topics are not covered in the scope of the class, the textbook presents a different way of looking at a concept.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Final Exam
Replies: 10
Views: 68

Re: Final Exam

I concur with my peers. It is indeed cumulative.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: chem 14b + cehm14bl
Replies: 9
Views: 65

Re: chem 14b + cehm14bl

Most upper class men have told me that it is best to do Chem 14BL after taking Chem 14B. If I were you, I would wait until after 14B to take the lab just to stay on the cautionary side.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Hybridization
Topic: Pi and sigma bonds
Replies: 4
Views: 43

Re: Pi and sigma bonds

I believe Dr. Lavelle will be going over it in the 11/18 lecture.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Second Discussion Test
Replies: 9
Views: 88

Re: Second Discussion Test

Yea, it is until the lecture on 11/18 when the professor talks about Pi and Sigma bonds.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Test 2 Study Worksheets
Replies: 9
Views: 198

Re: Test 2 Study Worksheets

What room in Covel is the study session in?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Test 2
Replies: 5
Views: 47

Re: Test 2

From what I understand it will cover everything in our lectures from our midterm to 11/18
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Chemistry Youtube Channels
Replies: 8
Views: 60

Re: Chemistry Youtube Channels

Honestly any of those AP Chemistry reviews in one hour type videos are really helpful for refreshing your memory and getting a general overview.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here
Replies: 7752
Views: 1071178

Re: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here

Salt is sodium funny!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Lewis Structures
Topic: Radicals
Replies: 5
Views: 59

Re: Radicals

How do you know if something is a biradical molecule though? The adding valence electrons to get an odd number doesn't exactly work with biradicals right?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Bond Lengths & Energies
Topic: Bonds
Replies: 6
Views: 40

Re: Bonds

Rebekah Alfred 1L wrote:This chart that compares sigma bonds and pi bonds could be helpful to you!
Image


Wow this really helped! Thank you so much!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Bond Lengths & Energies
Topic: test 2
Replies: 16
Views: 89

Re: test 2

Wait so is it cumulative or just on the topics we learn after the midterm. Different people are saying different things. Is it possible to hear from a TA or UA? Thanks!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: *Black Body Radiation
Topic: What do I really need to know?
Replies: 6
Views: 80

Re: What do I really need to know?

Will we need to know this topic for the final or for any other classes in the Chem 14 series?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Students in TA Section 4D
Replies: 1
Views: 30

Students in TA Section 4D

I know our TA was sick last discussion section. For the next discussion section, do we have to turn in two sets of homework because we missed last week's hw?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: midterm grades
Replies: 8
Views: 77

Re: midterm grades

Is there any way to see the answers to the midterm questions before the grades get released? I'm so nervous and I want to get a good estimate of my score.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Chemistry News
Replies: 64
Views: 37932

Re: Chemistry News

I thought this paper was pretty interesting:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2 ... 162541.htm
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Lewis Structures
Topic: Midterm grades
Replies: 26
Views: 246

Re: Midterm grades

Does anyone know who grades our midterms? Is it our specific TA or any TA?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 04, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: DINO NUGGETS Review Session! Download Problems HERE [ENDORSED]
Replies: 52
Views: 4211

Re: DINO NUGGETS Review Session! Download Problems HERE [ENDORSED]

I just wanted to thank the TA who made this because I found this to be an awesome resource for studying. Thank you so much!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Properties of Light
Topic: UV
Replies: 2
Views: 28

Re: UV

Actually I think it starts at 10 nm.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: *Shrodinger Equation
Topic: Concepts needed for midterm
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Re: Concepts needed for midterm

I think it is also important to know that schrodingers equation yields for numerous answers which signifies the different types of orbitals and the uncertainty of electron position.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here
Replies: 7752
Views: 1071178

Re: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here

I don't trust atoms, they make everything up.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Grades
Replies: 18
Views: 193

Re: Grades

Are the grades curved at the end of the quarter or is it just based on points?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Midterm Review Material
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: Midterm Review Material

Are sections that the professor doesn't pull questions from fair game for the midterm?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Midterm
Replies: 17
Views: 153

Re: Midterm

Will the midterm be graded on the curve or just based on score?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Study Tips
Replies: 58
Views: 746

Re: Study Tips

Are the old tests in the Student Activity Center a good resource for studying for midterms?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Registering/Creating Your Chemistry Community Account
Replies: 18
Views: 35212

Re: Registering/Creating Your Chemistry Community Account

Is it possible to see where you have posted so far?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Places to study
Replies: 3
Views: 48

Re: Places to study

The coffee place with the sign that says "Jews for Jesus" is a great place to study too. The coffee is pay what you want.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Chemistry News
Replies: 64
Views: 37932

Re: Chemistry News

by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Name on Chemistry Community
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: Name on Chemistry Community

How do TA's find students to give credit?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Periodic Table on the Test
Replies: 7
Views: 75

Re: Periodic Table on the Test

Are there any differences between periodic tables? Does it really matter if you bring your own?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Advice from a Medical Student - Part II [ENDORSED]
Replies: 130
Views: 3354

Re: Advice from a Medical Student - Part II [ENDORSED]

Awesome advice! What major were you as an undergraduate if you don't mind me asking?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Study Tips
Replies: 58
Views: 746

Re: Study Tips

I also try to review my notes for the class and try to find relevant sections in the textbook and take notes on that as well.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Grades
Replies: 18
Views: 193

Re: Grades

Does anyone know how frequently grades are updated and also how long it usually takes for tests/mid-terms to be posted on myUCLA?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: To the girl who forgot her hydroflask in lecture today (10/4/19)
Replies: 3
Views: 53

Re: To the girl who forgot her hydroflask in lecture today (10/4/19)

I also found a hydro flask and left it at the front of the class on the lecture desk on Monday. The hydro flask was light blue if that helps the owner.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Weekly Posts
Replies: 6
Views: 47

Re: Weekly Posts

Yes, I recall the professor saying that the posts are due on Sunday at midnight as well.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Study Group Fall 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1403

Re: Study Group Fall 2019

I am definitely interested as well! Thanks!
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Accuracy, Precision, Mole, Other Definitions
Topic: Test 1 [ENDORSED]
Replies: 107
Views: 2770

Re: Test 1 [ENDORSED]

After the test grades are up, will we be able to look at what we got right/wrong?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: General Science Questions
Topic: Rusty on High School Chem [ENDORSED]
Replies: 169
Views: 102926

Re: Rusty on High School Chem [ENDORSED]

Hi! Are there any good chem video resources that anyone recommends ??? (aside from Dr. Lavelle's videos) CrashCourse, Khan Academy, and Boseman Science Youtube videos are all fantastic resources for studying in my opinion. I used them a lot in high school AP Chemistry and I am sure I will use them ...
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Advice from a Medical Student - Part II [ENDORSED]
Replies: 130
Views: 3354

Re: Advice from a Medical Student - Part II [ENDORSED]

Wow. Thank you so much for your advice. What major were you as an undergraduate?
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here
Replies: 7752
Views: 1071178

Re: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here

This chemistry joke is really cheesy because all the good chemistry jokes Argon.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Significant Figures
Topic: Calculators
Replies: 20
Views: 699

Re: Calculators

My TA said that it is best to purchase a simple, 4-function calculator or a simple scientific calculator. Apparently, TI-84's are not used in most university tests.
by Naren_Ramesh_4F
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Significant Figures
Topic: Powers of 10
Replies: 10
Views: 94

Re: Powers of 10

Powers of 10 in an answer should be utilized when you have an extremely large or small numerical answer. I don't believe there is necessarily a penalty for not using powers of 10 in general except that it may cause confusion. The most important thing I think is that your units are accurate for what ...

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