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Basic Chemistry, 4th Edition

By Karen C. Timberlake, William Timberlake

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Dec 31, 2012


Maintaining the clear, approachable writing style characteristic of author Karen Timberlake, Basic Chemistry, Fourth Edition, adds to its suite of problem-solving tools and techniques necessary for success in chemistry. Engaging new features such as end-of-section Math Practice problems, video tutorials and Math Review Modules allow readers to practice and master quantitative skills. Popular features, including “Combining Ideas” sections and end-of-chapter questions, have also been strengthened and expanded. Modern real-world applications help students connect chemical principles to events in their world, while stories involving careers illustrate the importance of chemistry in future careers.



Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Chemistry in Our Lives

Chapter 2 Measurements

Chapter 3 Matter and Energy

Chapter 4 Atoms and Elements

Chapter 5 Electronic Structure and Periodic Trends

Chapter 6 Ionic and Molecular Compounds

Chapter 7 Chemical Quantities

Chapter 8 Chemical Reactions

Chapter 9 Chemical Quantities in Reactions

Chapter 10 Properties of Solids and Liquids

Chapter 11 Gases

Chapter 12 Solutions

Chapter 13 Reaction Rates and Chemical Equilibrium

Chapter 14 Acids and Bases

Chapter 15 Oxidation and Reduction

Chapter 16 Nuclear Radiation

Chapter 17 Organic Chemistry

Chapter 18 Biochemistry


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