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Daniela Shatzki 2E
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midterm format

Postby Daniela Shatzki 2E » Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:22 am

I was wondering what the format for midterms are usually like? How many questions are there and is it all free-response or any multiple choice?

Andrew F 2L
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Re: midterm format

Postby Andrew F 2L » Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:33 am

I think the Midterm will be about 8 questions and I don't believe there are any true or false. Most or all of it should be free response. Also, there will be multiple parts to each question with the topics ranging from, as he told us, chemical equilibria, up to Gibb's Free energy. Hope this helps!

Celena Kim 2I
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Re: midterm format

Postby Celena Kim 2I » Sun Feb 09, 2020 1:15 am

Based on his midterm and final in Chem 14A, it will most likely all be free response.

HannahBui 2K
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Re: midterm format

Postby HannahBui 2K » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:53 am

Based on the exams from last quarter, the midterm will be all free-response and will probably have around 7-8 questions, each question consisting of multiple parts that relate to one another. Hope this helps and best of luck studying!

Jamie Hwang 2F
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Re: midterm format

Postby Jamie Hwang 2F » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:26 pm

He only does free response questions which I like because you can get partial points

Anna Chen 1K
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Re: midterm format

Postby Anna Chen 1K » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:38 pm

Based on past Lavelle midterms and finals, it will most likely be around 8 free response questions with each question having multiple parts to it.

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Re: midterm format

Postby Micah3J » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:40 pm

Majority of the points will be solving for values but dispersed throughout are conceptual questions that require you to understand why you might be doing what you are doing in the problem. Possible conceptual questions could be which why the reaction shifts with equilibrium or what is an intensive property or not.

Matthew ILG 1L
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Re: midterm format

Postby Matthew ILG 1L » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:47 pm

There are occasionally a few true or false or fill in the blank questions thrown in to the test, but the rest is all free response.

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Re: midterm format

Postby lauraxie2e » Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:00 pm

its mostly to all free response

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