Format: Print Length
Publisher: Astro Nutz; 3 edition (August 16, 2012)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.5 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
replace: The e-book version used to be up-to-date on February 15, 2013 and the paperback variants have been up to date on February eight, 2013.AUTHOR: Chris McMullen holds a Ph.D. in physics and teaches physics, astronomy, and actual technological know-how (including the recommendations of chemistry) at Northwestern kingdom collage of Louisiana. he's very popular for his skill to provide an explanation for technological know-how suggestions in actual fact and to get scholars attracted to studying approximately science.OVERVIEW: This e-book specializes in primary chemistry suggestions, reminiscent of realizing the periodic desk of the weather and the way chemical bonds are shaped. No past wisdom of chemistry is thought. The mathematical part contains merely uncomplicated mathematics. The content material is far extra conceptual than mathematical.AUDIENCE: This e-book is aimed toward aiding somebody - pupil or no longer - to appreciate the most principles of chemistry. either scholars and non-students may perhaps locate it beneficial which will specialize in knowing the most recommendations with no the consistent emphasis on computations that's ordinarily present in chemistry lectures and textbooks.CONTENTS:(1) figuring out the association of the periodic desk, together with developments and patterns.(2) knowing ionic and covalent bonds and the way they're shaped, together with the constitution of valence electrons.(3) a collection of principles to stick to to talk the language of chemistry fluently: find out how to identify compounds while types of compounds stick with varied naming schemes.(4) figuring out chemical reactions, together with how you can stability them and a survey of vital reactions.(5) realizing the 3 stages of topic: houses of topic, amorphous and crystalline solids, excellent gases, drinks, suggestions, and acids/bases.(6) knowing atomic and nuclear constitution and the way it pertains to chemistry.(7) VErBAl ReAcTiONS: a short enjoyable diversion from technology for the verbal part of the mind, utilizing symbols from chemistry's periodic desk to make note puzzles.ANSWERS: each bankruptcy contains self-check routines to provide perform and aid the reader payment his or her knowing. a hundred% of the workouts have solutions in the back of the book.LENGTH: The paperback variation of this publication has 176 pages. COPYRIGHT: All rights are reserved through the writer. besides the fact that, lecturers who buy one reproduction of this booklet or borrow one reproduction of this ebook from a library may possibly reproduce chosen pages for the aim of training chemistry strategies to their very own students.FORMATS: This e-book comes in paperback in 5.5" x 8.5" (portable size), 8.5" x eleven" (large measurement, ISBN 978-1479201259), and as an publication. the main points of the figures - together with the periodic tables - are so much transparent within the huge measurement and massive print version (ISBN 978-1479201259). notwithstanding, the e-book is in colour, while the paperback variants are in black-and-white.