Chemistry : The Central Science

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A general chemistry text which places emphasis on problem solving. This edition includes revised chapters on electronic structure and periodic properties, a new chapter on the chemistry of materials, and a restructured chapter on liquids and solids.
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  • Paperback | 1088 pages
  • 201 x 254mm | 1,971g
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • glossary, index
  • 0131313762
  • 9780131313767

Table of contents

Some basic concepts; atoms, molecules and ions; stoiciometry - calculations - the chemical formulae and equations; aqueous reactions and solution stoiciometry; energy relationships in chemistry - thermochemistry; electronic structure of atoms; periodic properties of the elements; basic concepts of chemical bonding theories; gases; intermolecular forces, liquids and solids; modern materials; properties of solutions; chemical kinetics; chemical equilibrium; acid-base equilibria; additional aspects of aqueous equilibria; chemistry of the environment; chemical thermodynamics; electrochemistry; nuclear chemistry; chemistry of hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and carbon; chemistry of other non-metalic elements; metals and metallurgy; chemistry of coordination compounds; organic chemistry; biochemistry.
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