Punjab Board Class 11 Chemistry Syllabus

Students, who are smart enough, will read through the Punjab Board Class 11 Chemistry syllabus thoroughly to get an overview of the subject. Doing so will help them to know what is expected from them during the academic year, and so can prepare accordingly. Well-prepared students will ace the Class 11 chemistry exams. This will also give them a strong foundation to go ahead with their career choice with chemistry in it.

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Schematic Distribution of Marks

Schematic Distribution of Marks as per Syllabus

A complete chemistry syllabus includes both theory and practicals. The practical syllabus of Class 11 Chemistry is given below::

PSEB Class 11 Chemistry Practical Syllabus

A. Basic Laboratory Techniques

a. Cutting glass tube and glass rod.

b. Bending a glass tube.

c. Drawing out a glass jet.

d. Boring a cork.

B. Experiments related to pH change

a. Anyone of the following experiments:

  • Determination of pH of some solutions obtained from fruit juices, solution of known and varied concentrations of acids, bases and salts using pH paper or universal indicator.
  • Comparing the pH of solutions of strong and weak acid of the same concentration.
  • Study the pH change in the titration of a strong base using Universal indicator.

b. Study of pH change by common-ion effect in case of weak acids and weak bases

C. Qualitative Analysis

Determination of one anion and one cation in a given salt

Cations-Pb2+, Cu+2, As3, AI3+, AI3+, Fe3+, Mn2+, Ni2+, Zn2+, Co2+Ca2+, Sr2+, Ba2+, Mg2+, NH4+

Anions– CO32-, S2-, SO32-, SO42-, NO2, NO3, Cl, Br, I, PO43-, C2O42-,CH3COO

(Note: insoluble salts excluded)

D. Detection of nitrogen, sulphur, chlorine in organic compounds.

Benefits of Chemistry Syllabus for Punjab Board Class 11

An effective syllabus is useful for students. Here are some advantages given:

  • Gives an overview what a student is expected to do during the academic year
  • Get an idea on how they are graded on their exams
  • Know the time allotted for chemistry and the topics or concepts under it
  • Know the assignments or practicals students have to submit
  • Get the schematic distribution of marks
  • Get a proper indication of the academic calendar for that year

Meanwhile, more free study material including the Class 11 Previous Year Question Papers are available at BYJU’S.

Practise This Question

What is the catalyst 'y' used in the water gas shift reaction? 

Reaction 1:   C(red hot coke) + H2O(g) 1273K CO(g) + H2(g)

                                                 Water gas

Reaction 2: CO(g) + H2(g) + H2O(g)  y (catalyst) CO2(g) + 2H2(g)