Cambridge International AS and A Level Chemistry Coursebook

Cambridge International AS and A Level Chemistry Coursebook

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Endorsed by Cambridge International Examinations and fully supporting the requirements of the latest Cambridge International AS and A Level Chemistry syllabus (9701) for first examination in 2016, this coursebook comprehensively covers all the knowledge and skills students need during this course. Written by renowned experts in Chemistry teaching, the text is written in an accessible style with international learners in mind. The coursebook is easy to navigate with colour-coded sections to differentiate between AS and A Level content. Self-assessment questions allow learners to track their progression and exam-style questions at the end of every chapter provide opportunity for learners to prepare thoroughly for their examinations. Contemporary contexts and applications are discussed throughout enhancing the relevance and interest for learners. The accompanying CD-ROM contains detailed answers including workings to all questions in the coursebook, advice on revision and how to approach examinations, and recommendations of additional and complementary further more

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  • Electronic book text
  • Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing)
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1139989235
  • 9781139989237

Table of contents

Introduction; 1. Moles and equations; 2. Atomic structure; 3. Electrons in atoms; 4. Chemical bonding; 5. States of matter; 6. Enthalpy changes; 7. Redox reactions; 8. Redox reactions; 9. Rates of reaction; 10. Periodicity; 11. Group 2; 12. Group 17; 13. Nitrogen and sulfur; 14. Introduction to organic chemistry; 15. Hydrocarbons; 16. Halogenoalkanes; 17. Alcohols, esters and carboxylic acids; 18. Carbonyl compounds; P1. Practical skills 1; 19. Lattice energy; 19. Lattice energy; 21. Further aspects of equilibria; 22. Reaction kinetics; 23. Entropy and Gibbs free energy; 24. Transition elements; 25. Benzene and its compounds; 26. Carboxylic acids and their derivatives; 27. Organic nitrogen compounds; 28. Polymerisation; 29. Analytical chemistry; 30. Organic synthesis; P2. Practical skills 2; Appendix 1. The Periodic Table of the Elements; Appendix 2. Selected standard electrode potentials; Answers to check-up questions; Glossary; Index; Acknowledgements; Terms and conditions of use for the more