Basic Concepts of Chemistry / Edition 5

Basic Concepts of Chemistry / Edition 5

by Leo J. Malone
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471196134

ISBN-13: 9780471196136

Pub. Date: 06/28/1997

Publisher: Wiley

An accessible, student-friendly introduction to chemistry, the newest edition of this popular text helps students tackle the basics of chemistry. It has been revised to improve the logical and flexible flow of topics and to give more of an emphasis on chemical reactions. Extensive math reviews, unique to this text, include worked-out examples and exercises with…  See more details below

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An accessible, student-friendly introduction to chemistry, the newest edition of this popular text helps students tackle the basics of chemistry. It has been revised to improve the logical and flexible flow of topics and to give more of an emphasis on chemical reactions. Extensive math reviews, unique to this text, include worked-out examples and exercises with answers provided to help students review necessary topics. Easy-to-follow examples help students develop the problem-solving skills necessary for chemistry. Frequent testing reinforces these concepts and study skills. The easy-to-read writing style and important pedagogical aids are continued in this edition to help instructors and students cover the basics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471196136
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
934
Product dimensions:
8.07(w) x 10.31(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: Introduction to the Study of Chemistry1
Ch. 1Measurements in Chemistry15
Ch. 2Matter, Changes, and Energy45
Ch. 3Elements, Compounds, and Their Composition71
Ch. 4The Periodic Table and Chemical Nomenclature93
Ch. 5Modern Atomic Theory119
Ch. 6The Chemical Bond151
Ch. 7Chemical Reactions186
Ch. 8Quantitative Relationships in Chemistry211
Ch. 9The Gaseous State255
Ch. 10The Solid and Liquid States291
Ch. 11Aqueous Solutions322
Ch. 12Acids, Bases, and Salts354
Ch. 13Oxidation-Reduction Reactions388
Ch. 14Reaction Rates and Equilibrium420
Ch. 15Nuclear Chemistry458
Ch. 16Organic Chemistry (WEB)483
Ch. 17Biochemistry (WEB)515
App. ABasic Mathematics
App. BBasic Algebra
App. CScientific Notation
App. DGraphs
App. ECalculators
App. F: Glossary
App. G: Answers to Exercises
Photo Credits
Index

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