Test 2

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Jaci Glassick 2G
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Test 2

Postby Jaci Glassick 2G » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:45 pm

How are you guys studying for the test next week? I don’t really know where to start.

Selena Yu 1H
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Re: Test 2

Postby Selena Yu 1H » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:57 pm

My TA said that test 2 would be everything that was not on midterm up to what we learn in class on Friday. So, things such as like dipole-dipole, intermolecular forces, and VSEPR theory.

Claire Grover 3G
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Re: Test 2

Postby Claire Grover 3G » Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:03 pm

I'm going to do all of the homework problems starting from section 3F up until what we learn in lecture tomorrow, and watch some videos online for extra help!

Bryce Barbee
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Re: Test 2

Postby Bryce Barbee » Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:05 pm

I talked to my TA and he told me that the test should be pretty much bust all of outline 4 i think.

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Re: Test 2

Postby 705198479 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:31 pm

Would just doing homework problems be the best option? A lot of people from last year said test 2 was harder than test 1 but im not understand how, if we only learned a couple of things after the midterm.

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Re: Test 2

Postby bellaha4F » Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:01 pm

I think going over outline 4 and doing all the homework problems would be a good way to study.

Jade Hinds 2B
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Re: Test 2

Postby Jade Hinds 2B » Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:30 pm

Suggestions to study:
-VSEPR models
-dipoles
-molecular shape names... MEMORIZE (e.g. trigonal planar)

we honestly have not learned much since after the midterm

Tiffany_Chen 2K
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Re: Test 2

Postby Tiffany_Chen 2K » Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:06 pm

Definitely get started on homework from Outline 4, also review the intermolecular forces.

AKatukota
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Re: Test 2

Postby AKatukota » Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:14 pm

It should be on everything after the midterm up to Friday's lecture. So studying all the lecture notes and homework problems would be beneficial.

Audrie Chan-3B
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Re: Test 2

Postby Audrie Chan-3B » Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:23 pm

I think it would be important to go over the points in the outline and making sure that you understand all of them.

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Re: Test 2

Postby sbottomley3a » Fri Nov 15, 2019 10:56 am

I'm using lots of flashcards to memorize the specific shapes and bond angles. Do you think that this will be the same level of difficulty as test 1 or will it be closer to what we had for the midterm?

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Re: Test 2

Postby Ashley Kim 3F » Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:14 am

I'm reading over the textbook sections relevant to the topics tested on the midterm to get a grasp of the conceptual ideas, and then I'm going to do the homework problems. Looking over lecture notes and solving problems is probably the way to go!


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