Chang's best-selling general chemistry textbook takes a traditional approach and is often considered a student and teacher favorite. The book features a straightforward, clear writing style and proven problem-solving strategies. It continues the tradition of providing a firm foundation in chemical concepts and principles while presenting a broad ...Read MoreChang's best-selling general chemistry textbook takes a traditional approach and is often considered a student and teacher favorite. The book features a straightforward, clear writing style and proven problem-solving strategies. It continues the tradition of providing a firm foundation in chemical concepts and principles while presenting a broad range of topics in a clear, concise manner. The tradition of Chemistry has a new addition with co-author, Kenneth Goldsby from Florida State University, adding variations to the 12th edition. The organization of the chapter order has changed with nuclear chemistry moving up in the chapter order.Read Less
New. This is a General Chemistry book for students of Ist year UG Chemistry and Physics, and for students preparing for competitive exams. Major coverage in the text is that of Physical chemistry, followed by small portions of Inorganic & Organic chemistry. This new edition strikes a balance between theory and application. An integral part of the text is to develop students` problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Table of contents: Chapter 1 Chemistry: The Study of Change Chapter 2 Atoms, Molecules, and Ions Chapter 3 Mass Relationships in Chemical Reactions Chapter 4 Reactions in Aqueous Solutions Chapter 5 Gases Chapter 6 Thermochemistry Chapter 7 Quantum Theory and the Electronic Structure of Atoms Chapter 8 Periodic Relationships Among the Elements Chapter 9 Chemical Bonding I: Basic Concepts Chapter 10 Chemical Bonding II: Molecular Geometry and Hybridization of Atomic Orbitals Chapter 11 Intermolecular Forces and Liquids and Solids Chapter 12 Physical Properties of Solutions Chapter 13 Chemical Kinetics Chapter 14 Chemical Equilibrium Chapter 15 Acids and Bases Chapter 16 Acid-Base Equilibria and Solubility Equilibria Chapter 17 Chemistry in the Atmosphere Chapter 18 Entropy, Free Energy, and Equilibrium Chapter 19 Electrochemistry Chapter 20 Metallurgy and the Chemistry of Metals Chapter 21 Nonmetallic Elements and Their Compounds Chapter 22 Transition Metal Chemistry and Coordination Compounds Chapter 23 Nuclear Chemistry Chapter 24 Organic Chemistry Chapter 25 Synthetic and Natural Organic Polymers Printed Pages: 1152..
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