Banks recently retired from the Chemistry Department at the College of the Bahamas,
Nassau, Bahamas tel. 1 242 302 4438.
still be reached at fbanks[at]cob.edu.bs -
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Royal Society of Chemistry
Online College Classes
(free courses, textbooks and other materials! In particular
suitable for Chem 135 and Chem 225.)
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How to enter special chemistry
e.g. ⇌, variously described as the Rightwards
Harpoon Over Leftwards Harpoon
symbol, the equilibrium symbol, or the reversible symbol. (Note:
some browsers may not display the symbol properly.)
Keyboard short-cuts for Microsoft's Equation Editor
How to deal with exam nerves
research has shown that
spending 10 minutes writing down your fears before the exam can move you up a
grade on the average.
How to study for your exams
This article in New Scientist magazine
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PISA survey of achievement in science teaching - 43 countries.
Note how low the US scores! Why do we copy them?