All homework problems are from the end of each chapter in Atkins and De Paula, unless stated otherwise. Note that both “exercises” and “problems” may be included.
HW1, due 1/17 – Exercises 7A.1, 7A.4, 7A.5, 7A.7, 7B.2; Problems 7.1
HW2, due 1/24 – Exercises 7C.3, 7D.2; Problems 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.11
HW3, not collected – Exercise 7E.2; Problems 7.15
HW4, due 2/7 – Exercises 8A.2, 8A.7, 8A.8, 8A.11, 8B.2; Problems 8.2, 8.7 (For those with the International Edition: Exercises 8A.1, 8A.8, 8A12, 8B.1; Problems 8.2, 8.7.
For Problem 8.7, also find the value of the radial distribution function of the ground state has 5% of its maximum value. Forget this addition, it was my mistake.)
HW5, due 2/14 – Exercises 8C.1, 8C.2; Problem 8.11 (in Int. Ed.: 8C.1, 8C.2; Problem 8.12)
HW6, due 2/28 – Exercises 9A.1, 9A.4, 9A.5, 9B.2, 9B.6 (in Int. Ed.: 9A.1, 9A.5, 9A.4, 9B.3, 9B.5)
3/13 MONDAY 3/16 – Exercises 9C.2, 9D.3; Problems 9.7, 9.10; Additional problem: Draw the molecular orbital diagram for B2. Is B2 paramagnetic or diamagnetic? (in Int. Ed.: 9C.3, 9D.3, 9.6, 9.9, and additional B2 problem.)
HW8, due MONDAY 3/23 – Exercises 10A.1, 10A.3, 10B.1, 10B.4; Problems 10.1, 10.4, 10.7 (in Int. Ed.: Exercises 10A.1, 10A.2, 10B.2, 10B.1; Problems 10.1, 10.3, 10.6)
HW9, due Friday 4/3 – Exercises 11A.1, 11A.3, 11A.7; Problem 11.1 (in Int. Ed.: 13A.3, 13A.1, 13A.8, 13.1)
HW10, due Friday 4/10, Exercises 11B.7, 11B.12, 11B.15, 11B.16, 11C.4, 11C.5 (in Int. Ed.: 13B.6, 13B.13, 13B.16, 13B.12, 13C.4, 13C.5)