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CHEMISTRY

PAPERBACK BY LEWIS, RHOBERT; EVANS, WYNNE

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ISBN
9780230291829
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE
 
 
EDITION
4TH ED. 2011
PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
496 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
08 JUN 2011

DESCRIPTION

This engaging and established textbook assumes minimal prior experience of science and maths and provides students with a complete course in chemical literacy. Written in an accessible and succinct style, this book offers comprehensive coverage of all the core topics in organic, inorganic and physical chemistry. Topics covered include bonding, moles, solutions and solubility, energy changes, equilibrium, organic compounds and spectroscopy. Each unit contains in-text exercises and revision questions to consolidate learning at every step, and is richly illustrated with diagrams and images to aid understanding. This popular text is an essential resource for students who are looking for an accessible introductory textbook. It is also ideal for non-specialists on courses such as General Science, Engineering, Environmental, Health or Life Sciences.

CONTENTS

Periodic Table.- Preface.- How to Use this Book.- Acknowledgements.- Numbers, Units and Measurement.- Elements, Compounds and Reactions.- Inside the Atom.- Bonding Between Atoms.- More about Bonding.- Reactions of Ions in Solution.- Oxidation and Reduction.- The Mole.- Calculating Concentrations.- Gases, Liquids and Solids.- Solutions and Solubility.- Chemical Families.- Energy Changes in Chemical Reactions.- Speed of Chemical Reactions.- Dynamic Chemical Equilibria.- Acid-Base Equilibria.- Organic Chemistry: Hydrocarbons.- Common Classes of Organic Compounds.- Separating Mixtures.- SPECIAL TOPICS.- Spectroscopy.- Nuclear and Radiochemistry.- Environmental Chemistry.- Forensic Chemistry.- Chemistry Saving Lives.- The Hydrogen Economy.- Electronic Structures.- Answers to Exercises and Revision Questions.- Glossary.- Index.- Valencies of Common Ions.