Laney College

Chem 1B

Chem 1B

Spring 2021

The first day of class is Monday, January 25. All course information can be found in Canvas.

We will be using the following textbooks:

  • Chemistry: The Central Science, 14th edition, by Brown, LeMay, Bursten, Murphy, Woodward, and Stoltzfus. Alternatively, you may use the 13th, 12th, 11th, or 10th edition of this same book.
  • Chemistry 1B Lab Manual (only available at the Laney College Bookstore) OR you may print the experiments from this website (see the Chem 1B Laboratory page).
  • A lab notebook with duplicate pages. Hayden-McNeil publishes different versions of a “Student Lab Notebook”.


Preparation for the first week of class:

We will be starting with Chapter 14, so you can begin by reading that chapter.


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