Basic Concepts of Chemistry / Edition 6

Basic Concepts of Chemistry / Edition 6

by Leo J. Malone
     
 

This easy-to-read introduction presents chemistry as a living, relevant science. The book encourages critical thinking and helps readers overcome the math difficulties that often prevent them from developing a full understanding of the subject. See more details below

Overview

This easy-to-read introduction presents chemistry as a living, relevant science. The book encourages critical thinking and helps readers overcome the math difficulties that often prevent them from developing a full understanding of the subject.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471322474
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/01/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 10.33(h) x 1.03(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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