Official course description: Credits: 3; Prereq: MAC 1147 or the equivalent, and a passing score on the chemistry placement exam or a passing grade in CHM 1025; Coreq: CHM 2045L. The first semester of the CHM 2045/2045L and CHM 2046/2046L sequence. Stoichiometry, atomic and molecular structure, the states of matter, reaction rates and equilibria. A minimum grade of C is required to progress to CHM 2046. (P)