Schaum's Easy Outlines of College Chemistry / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
When you need just the essentials of college chemistry, this Easy Outlines book is there to help
If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of college chemistry, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness.
Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.
- Perfect if you have missed class or need extra review
- Gives you expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields
- So small and light that it fits in your backpack!
Topics include: Quantities and Units, Moles and Empirical Formula, Calculations based on Chemical Equations, Concentration and Solution Stoichiometry, The Ideal Gas Law and Kinetic Theory, Thermochemistry, Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Solids and Liquids, Oxidation-Reduction, Properties of Solutions, Thermodynamics and Chemical Equilibrium, Acids and Bases, Precipitates, Electrochemistry, Rates of Reactions
About the Author
Lawrence Epstein, Ph.D. is a retired Professor of General Chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh. He also co-authored Schaum’s Outline of Beginning Chemistry.
Peter Krieger, Ed.D is a Professor of Natural Sciences at Palm Beach Community College where he also serves as Chairperson of the Chemistry/Physics department. He is the author of several instructor’s manuals in chemistry as well as Understanding General Chemistry (Simon and Schuster) published in 1997.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Quantities and Units 1
Chapter 2 Moles and Empirical Formulas 10
Chapter 3 Calculations Based on Chemical Equations 20
Chapter 4 Concentration and Solution Stoichiometry 27
Chapter 5 The Ideal Gas Law and Kinetic Theory 32
Chapter 6 Thermochemistry 42
Chapter 7 Atomic Structure 50
Chapter 8 Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure 59
Chapter 9 Solids and Liquids 75
Chapter 10 Oxidation-Reduction 83
Chapter 11 Properties of Solutions 92
Chapter 12 Thermodynamics and Chemical Equilibrium 99
Chapter 13 Acids and Bases 113
Chapter 14 Precipitates and Complex Ions 126
Chapter 15 Electrochemistry 133
Chapter 16 Rates of Reactions 143
Appendix: Table of Atomic Masses 153