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Introductory Chemistry, CourseSmart eTextbook, 4th Edition

By Steve Russo, Michael E. Silver

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Nov 16, 2010

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Introductory Chemistry, Fourth Edition uses an engaging narrative and stunning illustrations that make this a text students will actually read. Written from an atoms-first approach, the authors focus on the concepts behind chemical equations to help students become more proficient problem solvers. Unlike other books that emphasize rote memorization of problem-solving algorithms, this text helps students master the quantitative skills and conceptual understanding needed to gain a deeper understanding of chemistry. CourseSmart textbooks do not include any media or print supplements that come packaged with the bound book.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: What is Chemistry?
Chapter 2: The Numerical Side of Chemistry
Chapter 3: Water is Water (or is it?)
Chapter 4: The Modern Model of the Atom
Chapter 5: Chemical Bonding and Nomenclature
Chapter 6: The Shape of Molecules
Chapter 7: Intermolecular Forces and the Phases of Matter
Chapter 8: Chemical Reactions
Chapter 9: Stoichiometry and the Mole
Chapter 10: The Transfer of Electrons from One Atom to Another in Chemical Reactions
Chapter 11: What If There Were No Imtermolecular Forces? The Ideal Gas
Chapter 12: Solutions
Chapter 13: When Reactants Turn into Products
Chapter 14: Chemical Equilibrium
Chapter 15: Electrolytes, Acids, and Bases
Chapter 16: Nuclear Chemistry
Chapter 17: The Chemistry of Carbon**
Chapter 18: Synthetic and Biological Polymers**


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$80.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-321-73024-4