Learning Systems Edition Box : Chemistry for Changing Times
Developed for one-semester general education courses, the Prentice Hall's Learning System Series provides an alternative to traditional texts-a series of lower cost, shorter texts with closely connected web applications. Flexible, streamlined, and efficient, each element in the System Edition is designed to maximize the advantages of its medium and correlate to students' course activity.
- Book | 496 pages
- 305.05 x 443.99 x 229.11mm | 1,791.68g
- 16 May 2002
- Pearson Education (US)
- Prentice Hall
- Upper Saddle River, United States
Table of contents
1. Chemistry: A Science for All Seasons. 2. Atoms: Are They for Real? 3. Atomic Structure: Images of the Invisible. 4. Nuclear Chemistry: The Heart of Matter. 5. Chemical Bonds: The Ties That Bind. 6. Chemical Accounting: Mass and Volume Relationships. 7. Acids and Bases: Please Pass the Protons. 8. Oxidation and Reduction: Burn and Unburn. 9. Organic Chemistry: The Infinite Variety of Carbon Compounds. 10. Polymers: Giants Among Molecules. 11. Chemistry of Earth: Metals and Minerals. 12. Air: The Breath of Life. 13. Water: Rivers of Life; Seas of Sorrow. 14. Energy: A Fuels Paradise. 15. Biochemistry: A Molecular View of Life. 16. Food: Those Incredible Edible Chemicals. 17. Household Chemicals: Helps and Hazards. 18. Fitness and Health: Some Chemical Connections. 19. Drugs: Chemical Cures, Comforts, and Cautions. 20. Poisons: Chemical Toxicology. Appendix A: Review of Measurement and Mathematics. Appendix B: Glossary. Appendix C: Answers. Photo Credits. Index.