Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in CP Biology. Students who have completed IM1 with a grade of B or better may take this course concurrently with IM2. Placement recommendation: IM2 strongly recommended.
Designed to provide college-preparatory students with a mathematical and laboratory-oriented instruction in basic chemistry. Chemistry includes formula and equation writing, atomic theory, stoichiometry, gas laws, nuclear chemistry, acid-base reactions, qualitative analysis, and an introduction to organic chemistry. Students are expected to have algebra and problem-solving skills and will be required to prepare lab reports, complete problem sets, and participate in laboratory and discussion exercises.