Semester Hours:3Fall, Spring
Basic principles of chemistry extended to organic compounds, aliphatic and aromatic, through nomenclature, methods of preparation, reactions and physical properties, and to theories of bonding, structure and mechanism of reaction. (3 hours lecture, 1 hour recitation.)
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: CHEM 004A. Students registering for 131A should also register for the corresponding laboratory course 131B. CHEM 131A must be completed before CHEM 132A.