There is a fee associated with this class. Introduces fundamental concepts of chemistry, and surveys important chemical elements and their compounds. The first semester course of a two-semester sequence of general chemistry designed for students in sciences and engineering. Topics include stoichiometry, reactions in solution, thermochemistry, atomic and molecular structure and bonding, gas laws, intermolecular forces, and phases of matter. Three hours of lecture plus one 50-minute recitation weekly. This course is a controlled enrollment (impacted) course. Students who have previously attempted the course and received a grade other than W may repeat the course in the summer or winter; or only in the fall or spring semester with a petition to the College of Arts and Sciences Deans' Office.