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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I - B101004Z
Title: Laboratoř anorganické chemie I
Guaranteed by: Department of Inorganic Chemistry (101)
Actual: from 2021 to 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/4 MC [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Bachelor's
Old code: ACH1L
Guarantor: Mastný Libor Ing. CSc.
Jakeš Vít Ing. Ph.D.
Is incompatible with: V832005
In complex pre-requisite: AB110005, B110005
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
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Students are acquainted with the principles of work safety, basic laboratory equipment and basic experimental procedures. Preparation tasks and qualitative chemical reactions complement students' theoretical knowledge of the characteristic properties of the elements and compounds.
Aim of the course -
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Students will be able

  • to move safely in a laboratory;
  • to perform basic laboratory procedures;
  • to combine theoretical knowledge with experimental outputs;
  • to evaluate independently results of their work and make a detailed task description in the final record.
Literature -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (12.07.2019)

V. Jakeš & al.: Laboratoř anorganické chemie I, VŠCHT Praha, 2015, ISBN: 978-80-7080-941-9 (for download from

D. Sýkorová, L. Mastný: Návody pro laboratoře z anorganické chemie, VŠCHT Praha, 2001, reprint 2009, ISBN: 80-7080-452-1

V. Flemr, E. Holečková: Úlohy z názvosloví a chemických výpočtů v anorganické chemii, VŠCHT Praha, 2001, ISBN: 80-7080-435-1

Learning resources -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (12.07.2019)

Programme of the Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I course and preparatory processes (video):

Laboratory records:

CLP pictograms for compounds and mixtures:

Safety in laboratory - video:

Basic laboratory procedures - video:

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (12.07.2019)
  • regular tests in the beginning of each laboratory day (theoretical background and laboratory calculation)
  • final test (knowledge based on laboratory work and laboratory calculation)
  • reports from chosen laboratory tasks

Syllabus -
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1. Work safety in laboratory, laboratory rules, laboratory records.

2. Basic laboratory equipment.

3. Essential laboratory procedures - dissolution, filtration, evaporation, precipitation, decantation, work with a test tube.

4. Essential laboratory operations - crystallization, weighing, determination of density, pH determination.

5. Oxidation-reduction reactions - carried out in solution and in solid state.

6. Chemistry of non-metals - reactions of non-metals and their compounds.

7. Preparation of important compounds of selected elements and their reactions.

8. Important qualitative reactions of anions and their determination in unknown samples.

9. Chemistry of metals - reactions of metals and their compounds.

10. Coordination compounds of transition metals.

11. Qualitative reactions of cations, their separation and identification in unknown samples.

12. Mass balance of preparative experiments.

Registration requirements
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (12.07.2019)

General and Inorganic Chemistry I

Chemical Calculation

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (12.07.2019)

The subject is finished by completion of all laboratory works and continuous tests, submission of protocols and fulfillment of the finish test.

  • regular tests in the beginning of each laboratory day (theoretical background and laboratory calculation)