file formats are *.mp4, *.m4v,  *.pptx, and *.docx

  • for *.mp4 files, use Flash media player 1 (free download)
    • as appropriate, use pause / resume button; move timeline to skip / replay sections

  • for *.m4v, use iPod

  • for *.pptx files, use PowerPoint 2007 (or PowerPoint viewer; free download). 
    • use either "space bar" or "enter" to goto next slide
    • use "backspace" to goto previous slide
    • as appropriate, click on "horn" for voice narration associated with a slide
    • use "Esc" to end the slide show
  • for *.docx files, use Word 2007 (or Word viewer; free download)

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1 to use a non-Flash player, simply change the file's URL extension from *.html to *.mp4, then download into your media player.  if your media player is unable to play a *.mp4 file, then convert it (e.g.  Zamzar  or  Movavi) to a format that your media player can play.

lab report preparation  [mp4;  13.3 MB; 7:53 screencast; use Flash player to access TOC navigation]

  • use of MS Word equation editor
  • import content from MS Excel / Vassar statistics website into MS Word
  • use MS Excel:  generate multiple graphs in a chart; labeling axis; linear regression analysis

tutorials:  introduction to statistics 1

  • intro & Q-test (for outliers)  [pptx;  2.6 MB; voice narration + animated transitions for 3 slides]
  • regression analysis  [pptx;  1.3 MB;  voice clip + 4 slides]
  • regression coefficient (Khan Academy screen cast)
  • p-value  [pptx;  4.8 MB;  voice clip + 6 slides; pdf]
  • t-test  [pptx;  1.2 MB; voice clip + 6 slides]
  • 1-anova  [pptx;  96 kB; 5 slides]
  • 2-anova

lab protocols for the use of probes [movie with voice narration]

  • calibration of pH probe  [mp4; 34.9 MB; 5:42, use Flash player to access iPod download]
  • calibration of colorimeter probe  [mp4;  17.2 MB;  2:45]

MS Excel 2007 tutorials

  • gas stochiometry lab [use of formulas; mp4; 5.3 MB; 5:27]
  • acid - base titration [convert # drops -> volume;  mp4;  3.0 MB; 3:20]
  • acid - base titration [estimate derivatives;  mp4; 9.1 MB; 5:19]

graphing calculator  [movie with voice narration]

  • solve quadratic equation  [mp4; 32 MB; 8:25]

minitab (statistics analysis software): on school computer network, goto start --> all programs --> student menu --> science applications


1 link to old site

2 Tukey test mentioned in vodcast is an Excel 2007 file (download)

3 Minitab is available on the PC in the main computer lab (& selected computers in room 406) in:  student menu -->  science applications.

notes

ch. 1  measurement & dimensional analysis  [summer assignment; 30 : 18;  18.9 MB; text only]

ch. 2  atom & molecule  [summer assignment; 34 : 30;  20.2 MB;  text only]

ch. 9.5  hybrid orbitals  [Sept 25, 2009; 28 : 09;  17 MB; no text available, so need to take notes !]

 

prelab notes  [pending]

notes

  • pH acid / base [May 4, 2009;  mp4;  35 : 40;  24 MB]
  • ch. 7 chemical equations & balancing chemical equations  [Sept 25, 2009;  mp4;  24 : 36 ;  13.6 MB; no text available, so need to take notes !]

notes

  • ch. 8.1 - 8.3  double replacement reaction; solubility rules; net ionic equation [Oct 17, 2012; mp4; 42:10; 28 MB]