CRE Asynchronous Learning

Unit 11

Algorithms for Multiple Reactions


After completing Unit 11 of the text and associated website material, the reader will be able to:

  • Write net rates of reaction for each species present
  • Write the combined mole balance, rate law and stoichiometry for multiple reactions

Reading Assignment

Text: Chapter 8, pages 335-355

Web: Read through the Summary Notes for Chapter 8, and do the self-tests located here

Additionally, explore the Living Example Problems, Extra Help, Additional Materials, and so on under "Useful Links" here to further your understanding of the unit.

Lecture Notes: Read through the lecture notes for Lecture 13 located here

Time Estimate: 2.5 hours

Problem Assignment

Q81AQ8-1_A,Q82AQ8-2_A, doing the five iClicker questions here

Listen to the audio on the Lecture Notes. Pick one and explain why it should be eliminated. Email why to your instructor.

P81AP8-1_A, using either the Wolfram or Python LEPs,found here



Time Estimate: 4.5 hours

Study Problems




Locate a proctor for Exam I. Send his or her name, title, company, phone number, fax number and email address to your professor. This proctor may be a current high school or college professor or a supervisor at work.

Unit 11: Total Time Estimate: 7 hours