Practice Exams and Answer Keys


Practice Exam 1

Answers to Practice Exam 1

Practice Exam 2

Answers to Practice Exam 2

Practice Exam 3

Answers to Practice Exam 3


Exam 3 Information:


Answers to Exam 3


Exam 3 will take place on Tuesday, November 30th from 5:30-6:30 in Keyes 105.  Materials that you may use are writing implements, and molecular models (optional but allowed).  You may also bring a calculator (with all memory cleared) if you wish, but this shouldn't be needed to complete the exam.  The exam is cumulative, and will cover Chapters 1-9 and sections 10.1-10.2 of Chapter 10, but will focus on the material in Chapters 7-10 that did not appear on Exams 1 and 2.  Not all of Chapter 10 will be covered.  The relevant sections for Exam 3 are 10.1-10.2 (covering hydrogenation of olefins, and Cl2 and Br2 additions to olefins in both nucleophilic and non-nucleophilic solvents).  The exam will also cover laboratory experiments 1-4.

There will be an optional review session held on Monday, November 29th at 7:00 pm in Arey 5.  This is a question-and-answer session (no new material will be introduced).


Exam 2 Information:


Answers to Exam 2


Exam 2 will take place on Wednesday, November 3rd from 5:30-6:30 in Keyes 105.  Materials that you may use are writing implements, and molecular models (optional but allowed).  You may also bring a calculator (with all memory cleared) if you wish, but this shouldn't be needed to complete the exam.  The exam is cumulative, and will cover Chapters 1-7, but will focus on the material in Chapters 4-7 that did not appear on Exam 1.  Not all of Chapter 7 will be covered.  The relevant sections for Exam 2 are 7.1-7.7 (covering SN1 and SN2 reactions, but not elimination reactions).

There will be an optional review session held on Tuesday, November 2nd at 7:00 pm in Arey 5.  This is a question-and-answer session (no new material will be introduced).


Exam 1 Information:


Answers to Exam 1


Exam 1 will take place on Tuesday, October 5th from 5:30-6:30 in Arey 5.  Materials that you may use are writing implements, and molecular models (optional but allowed).  You may also bring a calculator (with all memory cleared) if you wish, but this shouldn't be needed to complete the exam.  The exam will cover Chapters 1-4.

Exam Topics:

Chapter 1: All sections
Chapter 2: All sections
Chapter 3: Sections 3.1-3.15 (the later sections we will encounter in chapter 8, and on exam 3)
Chapter 4: All sections except 4.4, 4.9, 4.10, 4.13 (these will appear on exam 2)
Laboratory: Experiment 1

There will be an optional review session held on Monday, October 4th at 7:00 pm in Arey 5.  This is a question-and-answer session (no new material will be introduced).