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Science and Technology/Engineering
Curriculum Framework - Spring 2001


Chemistry, Grade 10-11

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Additional Ideas for Developing Investigations and Learning Experiences and Suggested Extensions to Learning in Technology/Engineering are in Appendix III.

Thermochemistry (Enthalpy)

Broad Concept: The driving forces of chemical reactions are energy and entropy. This has important implications for many applications (synthesis of new compounds, meteorology, and industrial engineering).

10.1 Interpret the law of conservation of energy.
10.2 Explain the relationship between energy transfer and disorder in the universe.
10.3 Analyze the energy changes involved in physical and chemical processes using calorimetry.
10.4 Apply Hess's law to determine the heat of reaction.

Boldface type indicates core standards for full-year courses. An asterisk (*) indicates core standards for integrated courses.



Last Updated: May 1, 2001
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