This course will investigate key chemical concepts and is intended for non-science majors in fulfillment of the general education non-lab science requirements. Topics will be introduced using one or more of the following themes: chemical advances in civilization, chemical processes in food preparation, chemistry of crime, chemistry of the environment, chemistry of soils and gardening. Formerly CHEM 101, Chemistry. Prerequisites: MATH 065 (course no longer offered) or MATH 74C; appropriate placement score or grade of C or higher in ENGL 087; or permission of the Science division Chair or designee. Recommended: READ 088 or higher. Credit cannot be received for both CHEM& 110 and CHEM& 105. This course does not satisfy the chemistry requirement for the nursing degree.