Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change / Edition 5

Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change / Edition 5

by Martin Silberberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073048593

ISBN-13: 9780073048598

Pub. Date: 01/28/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

With each edition, Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change by Martin Silberberg is becoming a favorite among faculty and students. Silberberg's 3rd edition contains features that make it the most comprehensive and relevant text for any student enrolled in General Chemistry. The text contains unprecedented macroscopic to microscopic molecular illustrations…  See more details below

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With each edition, Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change by Martin Silberberg is becoming a favorite among faculty and students. Silberberg's 3rd edition contains features that make it the most comprehensive and relevant text for any student enrolled in General Chemistry. The text contains unprecedented macroscopic to microscopic molecular illustrations, consistent step-by-step worked exercises in every chapter, an extensive range of end-of-chapter problems which provide engaging applications covering a wide variety of freshman interests, including engineering, medicine, materials, and environmental studies. All of these qualities make Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change the centerpiece for any General Chemistry course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073048598
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/28/2009

Table of Contents

1Keys to the Study of Chemistry1
2The Components of Matter38
3Stoichiometry: Mole-Mass Relationships in Chemical Systems84
4The Major Classes of Chemical Reactions131
5Gases and the Kinetic-Molecular Theory172
6Thermochemistry: Energy Flow and Chemical Change220
7Quantum Theory and Atomic Structure255
8Electron Configuration and Chemical Periodicity287
9Models of Chemical Bonding324
10Molecular Shape and Theories of Covalent Bonding370
11Intermolecular Forces: Liquids, Solids, and Changes of State412
12The Properties of Mixtures: Solutions and Colloids463
Interchapter: A Mid-Course Perspective on the Properties of the Elements509
13Periodic Patterns in the Main-Group Elements: Bonding, Structure, and Reactivity520
14Organic Compounds and the Atomic Properties of Carbon585
15Kinetics: Rates and Mechanisms of Chemical Reactions644
16Equilibrium: The Extent of Chemical Reactions694
17Acid-Base Equilibria736
18Ionic Equilibria in Aqueous Systems784
19Thermodynamics: Entropy, Free Energy, and the Direction of Chemical Reactions837
20Electrochemistry: Chemical Change and Electrical Work874
21Nuclear Reactions and Their Applications931
22The Transition Elements and Their Coordination Compounds972
23The Elements in Nature and Industry1012
Appendix A: Common Mathematical Operations in ChemistryA-1
Appendix B: Standard Thermodynamic Values for Selected Substances at 298 K [actual symbol not reproducible]A-6
Appendix C: Answers to Selected ProblemsA-12
GlossaryG-1
CreditsC-1
IndexI-1

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