Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Study Guide / Edition 4

Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Study Guide / Edition 4

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:
9780471006817
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/20/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.95(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: Introduction to the Study of Chemistry1
Ch. 1Measurements in Chemistry15
Ch. 2Matter, Changes, and Energy43
Ch. 3Elements, Compounds, and Their Composition71
Ch. 4The Periodic Table and Chemical Nomenclature93
Ch. 5Modern Atomic Theory117
Ch. 6The Chemical Bond150
Ch. 7Chemical Reactions185
Ch. 8Quantitative Relationships in Chemistry209
Ch. 9The Gaseous State252
Ch. 10The Solid and Liquid States286
Ch. 11Aqueous Solutions316
Ch. 12Acids, Bases, and Salts345
Ch. 13Oxidation-Reduction Reactions384
Ch. 14Reaction Rates and Equilibrium413
Ch. 15Nuclear Chemistry447
Ch. 16Organic Chemistry472
Foreword to the Appendixes505
App. ABasic Mathematics506
App. BBasic Algebra514
App. CScientific Notation523
App. DGraphs531
App. ECalculators536
App. F: Glossary541
App. G: Answers to Exercises550
Photo Credits581
Index583

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