General Chemistry

CH101 Fall 2017


At Boston University introductory chemistry is taught in CH101/2 General Chemistry, a two-semester course intended primarily for science majors, pre-medical students, engineering students who require a one-year course, and other interested students.

The first half of the course, CH101, is supported by this web:

  • The required course materials are listed here.
  • The organizational details for students enrolled in the course are in the syllabus here.
  • TurningPoint ResponsePad registration is here.
  • ALEKS online personal tutoring registration and schedule are here.
  • The schedule of exams, quizzes, and labs is here.
  • The order of topics covered in lectures and labs is here.

The online discussion forum Piazza are used extensively in this course. Sign up for Piazza at

All posts to Piazza go to everyone in the course and so this is the fastest way to get your questions answered and to help your classmates with their questions.