This course will provide a detailed examination of the properties of matter and is intended for science majors in fulfillment of the AS Degree (Option I) lab science requirements. Topics include the study of molecular polarity and states of matter, solution chemistry, kinetics, chemical equilibria, and acid/base chemistry. Formerly CHEM 122, General Chemistry II. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or higher in CHEM&161. This course satisfies the chemistry requirement for the nursing degree.