Chemistry for Changing Times: Study Guide / Edition 11

Chemistry for Changing Times: Study Guide / Edition 11

by John W Hill, Richard Jones, Doris K. Kolb, Doris K. Kolb
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132271133

ISBN-13: 9780132271134

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This Study Guide was written specifically to assist you with Chemistry for Changing Times, 11th Edition, by presenting, in condensed form, the major concepts, theories, facts and applications found in the text. Every chapter is keyed to the main text and is presented in six sections: Key Terms - correspond to bold-faced terms in the text and represent key expressions…  See more details below

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This Study Guide was written specifically to assist you with Chemistry for Changing Times, 11th Edition, by presenting, in condensed form, the major concepts, theories, facts and applications found in the text. Every chapter is keyed to the main text and is presented in six sections: Key Terms - correspond to bold-faced terms in the text and represent key expressions in the language of chemistry. Chapter Summaries - provide an overview of material to be covered and an outline that can be tailored and annotated with lecture material. Chapter Objectives - alert you to essential concepts and principles covered in the chapter and serve as checkpoints when you study for exams. Discussion - food for thought, along with common-sense commentary about chemistry. Examples Problems with Additional Problems - modeled on the text problems, these examples will help you sharpen your problem-solving skills. Self-Test and Answers - practice exams that are designed for self-assessment and test preparation.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132271134
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
8.45(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents


How to Survive in Chemistry with a Satisfactory Grade
Study Strategy Suggestions
Chemistry: A Science for All Seasons     1
Atoms: Are They for Real?     13
Atomic Structure: Images of the Invisible     21
Nuclear Chemistry: The Heart of Matter     32
Chemical Bonds: The Ties that Bind     45
Chemical Accounting: Mass and Volume Relationships     67
Acids and Bases: Please Pass the Protons     78
Oxidation and Reduction: Burn and Unburn     87
Organic Chemistry: The Infinite Variety of Carbon Compounds     96
Polymers: Giants among Molecules     113
Chemistry of the Earth: Metals and Minerals     125
Air: The Breath of Life     132
Water: Rivers of Life; Seas of Sorrow     144
Energy     156
Biochemistry: A Molecular View of Life     171
Food: Those Incredible Edible Chemicals     183
Household Chemicals: Helps and Hazards     203
Fitness and Health: Some Chemical Connections     219
Drugs: Chemical Cures, Comforts, and Cautions     230
Poisons: Chemical Toxicology     250

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